Research Education & Training
Cedars-Sinai Cancer created the Cancer Research Education and Training Program to support the next generation of cancer researchers and specialists with the aim of helping address various cancer health disparities in our communities by supporting and encouraging a diverse biomedical pipeline. We are continuously expanding our education and training efforts. To be appraised of new initiatives, grant opportunities and new programs, please email CSCancerEducation@cshs.org with a request to be added to our list.
Cedars-Sinai Cancer values providing dedicated training to postgraduate fellows through expanding T32 opportunities. If interested in learning more about our fellowships, please email CSCancerEducation@cshs.org.
A formal mentoring program designed to support junior faculty by developing their skills in research, teaching and grant support. For more information, kindly email CSCancerEducation@cshs.org.
This twice-yearly course is created to help junior researchers prepare and submit different types of successful career development awards—from the NIH K awards to foundation grants. Please email CSCancerEducation@cshs.org for more information about our curriculum and our next cohort.
This monthly seminar series teaches participants how to move an original basic discovery/concept from the lab to a clinical trial with proper design and sample size. You can email CSCancerEducation@cshs.org for more information or click here to sign up for one of their free lectures.
Awards five trainees vouchers for up to 10 hours of teaching and support from a biostatistician for their independent research projects. For eligibility criteria and how to apply, please email CSCancerEducation@cshs.org.
U-GROW is a program led by Cedars-Sinai Cancer for students from the eight Los Angeles-area campuses of the California State University (CSU) system. This year-round program provides undergraduates a paid summer internship with cancer researchers from Cedars-Sinai Cancer or the CSU system. U-GROW scholars also participate in quarterly professional development roundtables and monthly scientific communication workshops. The application for the summer 2023 cohort is due Jan. 14, 2023. Please click here to receive the application information.
This seminar series provides a forum for postdocs to strengthen their training in cancer research, broaden their view of career development opportunities, and stimulate creative and forward thinking. Seminars will serve as a venue for building a strong cancer career postdoctoral community. Please email CSCancerEducation@cshs.org for more information.
Cedars-Sinai Cancer has developed a one-year, hands-on Clinical and Regulatory Sciences Graduate Certificate Program to train the next generation of leaders in clinical sciences. As translational research continues to expand, both in industry and in medical settings, there is a growing need for researchers and staff members who understand the regulatory processes required to advance scientific discoveries into product development and clinical trials. Visit the Clinical and Regulatory Sciences Graduate Certificate Program website for more information.
The Trainee Membership Program allows postdoctoral scientists, trainees and fellows to experience membership at Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute. Trainee membership is open to postdoctoral scientists, project scientists, graduate students, residents, fellows and any non-faculty clinicians that conduct cancer-focused research. Trainees who meet the eligibility criteria can email CSCancerEducation@cshs.org for more information.
We offer oncology residencies for MDs taking the next step toward becoming cancer specialists.
Physicians who have finished their residency can pursue fellowships in a cancer subspecialty.
Current faculty can take advantage of several programs offering training in specific skills.
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