Students will be given the opportunity to experience the development and/or implementation of symptom management, symptom prevention or cancer control studies through the Community Clinical Oncology Program (CCOP) Research Base and/or LBJ Medical Oncology Program. The intern may be asked to conduct a thorough literature review that would then be used to define the concept and design of potential studies. They will also assist in running a clinical trial including study participant recruitment and follow-up, data collection and entry, and basic data analysis.
How to Apply
Interested applicants must complete and return the Research Intern General Information Form (doc) to Felicia Webber Stephens, program coordinator via email at email@example.com, or via U.S. mail at the following address:
General Oncology Program
MD Anderson Cancer Center
1515 Holcombe Blvd., Unit 462
Houston, Texas 77030
Attn: Felicia Stephens
All requests will be processed within a 30-day period by the General Oncology Research Committee. Once the committee approves the request, the applicant will receive detailed information and forms for the application process. This paperwork along with all required documents will then be submitted to MD Anderson's Trainee and Alumni Affairs Office. These applications can take up to 45 days to process.