Academic and Visa Administration - Trainee
Provides additional resources and support to educational trainees and students through TAA.
Trainees are eligible for discounts at the UTHealth bookstore, which also offers medically-related material and equipment, plus everything from campus regalia, greeting cards and stationery to computer software.
Campus Map of MD Anderson
Map that includes North, Mid, and South Campuses of MD Anderson Cancer Center are available only on the MD Anderson intranet site.
Child care locator system that provides a comprehensive list of providers available.
Communications, Office of, UT
Graphic design, photography, poster printing and Web design provided by the Communications Office of UT.
Computer Services, GSBS E-mail
Contact for service issues.
Computer Services at MD Anderson
Contact for service issues is available only on the MD Anderson intranet site.
On-campus dining establishments.
ESL (English as a Second Language)
Short Courses in Scientific English for Non-Native Speakers of English are available to all faculty, research and clinical personnel, graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, and visiting scholars who are non-native speakers of English. The classes are designed to help employees of MD Anderson improve the communication skills needed in an English speaking, yet highly diverse, environment.
Courses last 7 weeks and meet twice a week for 1 or 1.5 hours each day. Classes are held in the morning, during the lunch hour, or late in the afternoon. All classes are free of charge. Participants must speak English at the intermediate or higher level and be familiar with research and general biomedical terminology.
- Pronunciation 1: The Sounds and Syllables of American English
- Pronunciation 2: Rhythm, Stress, and Intonation in American English
- Speaking 1: Making Successful Presentations
- Speaking 2: Workplace Conversations
- Writing 1: Writing Coherent Paragraphs
- Writing 2: Making Your Sentences Flow
- Writing 3: Editing Your Own Writing
Guidelines for Transferring from MD Anderson to UTHSC
Fosters a working and educational environment that supports all forms of diversity as a part of daily life.
Medical Graphics and Photography, MD Anderson
Offers discounts on services, such as research poster production, photography, graphic design and printing. Several locations. Web site and information can be found on the MD Anderson intranet.
Printing Services, UT
Public Transportation, Parking and Shuttles
Houston Metro provides municipal bus, van and light rail services throughout the greater Houston area.
Parking at MD Anderson
Phone: 713-563-7275 or 3-PARK
Location: Pressler Garage, PGA4.2000
Office hours: 6 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Friday
After hours contact (emergency only): 713-792-2885
Other Medical Center Parking
MD Anderson shuttle information is available only on the MD Anderson intranet site.
Recreation & Fitness Center
UT Fitness Center on Knight Road.
Scientific Publications Department
Offers services and instruction in professional scientific writing for articles, manuscripts and grant proposals. Web site and information can be found on the MD Anderson intranet.
The Graduate Student Association performs an important function as the official organization representing the student body.
The Joint Student Affairs Council assesses student needs and improves student services.
The Alumni and Faculty Association Steering Committee improves services and continued connectivity to alumni, which includes trainees and students.
Trainee Survival Guide
The Trainee Resource Guide provides questions to frequently asked questions by trainees and students when relocating to Houston.
Provides law enforcement and community services to the UT Health Science Center and the MD Anderson Cancer Center. UT Police Department