Training and Education

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The George Washington University (GW) Cancer Center provides a comprehensive range of research education and career development programs designed to equip the next generation of scientists and health care providers with the knowledge and skills to make progress in the prevention, detection, and treatment of cancer. GW offers numerous cancer-relevant research programs in a variety of fields, such as medicine, health sciences, public health, nursing, and engineering.

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Degree and Certificate Programs

GW degree programs prepare the biomedical workforce to contribute to cancer research and clinical advances.

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Pipeline Programs

Undergraduate and pre-college exposure programs introduce students to science and health careers and lay the foundation for a career in cancer research and therapy.

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Clinical and Research Training

GW offers comprehensive research training and career development programs for MDs, PhDs, and other health professionals.

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Professional Education

Professional education is available in patient navigation, cancer survivorship, health equity, nursing, and comprehensive cancer control, while continuing medical education opportunities and review courses share best practices.