Graduate Medical Education
Each year more than 1,300 clinical residents and fellows come to MD Anderson to receive specialized training in more than 70 residency/fellowship programs that are committed to the investigation and treatment of cancer.
With more than 105,000 patients admitted yearly, MD Anderson provides an exceptional environment for learning and prepares physicians to be leaders in their chosen specialty.
All clinical training programs at MD Anderson are held to the educational standards of the ACGME by the Graduate Medical Education Committee and approved by the senior vice president for academic affairs.
Clinical Education for Non-Physicians
Clinical Education for Non-Physicians encompasses graduate level training for fellows and residents of professional disciplines such as pharmacy, radiation oncology/physics, physician assistant, psychology and ethics . These clinical training programs provide exceptional learning experiences with the commitment to the investigation and treatment of cancer, preparing health care professionals to be leaders in their chosen specialty.
The Physician Assistant Fellowship in Oncology allowed me to gain didactic and clinical knowledge while working among some of the best and brightest medical providers caring for cancer patients.
MD Anderson offers the highest standards of intensive research in basic science and clinical environments to carry out its mission to eliminate cancer by means of research-driven cancer care and comprehensive educational programs.
Students at the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences have a unique opportunity to carry out their studies in an environment where findings from cutting-edge basic research are translated directly into cancer care.