MD Anderson offers a variety of nursing education programs to advance the learning of nurses and even help them transition into a career as an oncology research nurse.
Graduate Medical Education
Each year, more than 1,500 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 120,000 patients receiving care at MD Anderson annually, we provide an exceptional environment for learning and prepare 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 vice president.
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.
Resident physician improving LGBTQ+ cancer care
For Benjamin Schrank, M.D., Ph.D., personalized medicine is about more than tailoring treatment. As a resident physician in Radiation Oncology, he is passionate about creating an environment that’s inclusive, caring and safe for everyone.
I chose MD Anderson for my elective clinical rotation because I wanted to learn from the best medical providers in the field of oncology. The doctors and PAs have great attitudes and are always willing to teach.
Skills Training & Simulation
All clinicians, regardless of their career stage, regularly undergo skills training to elevate patients' quality of care. MD Anderson offers a plethora of opportunities to help them sharpen their skills through e-learning, hands-on activities and simulations.
Certificate Programs & Review Courses
MD Anderson offers several certificate programs and review courses to help allied health professionals prepare for and pass their certifications.