Training the next generation of cancer physicians and scientists is critical to the O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center’s vision of eliminating cancer as a public health concern. Our education and training programs inspire a continuum of cancer researchers – beginning in middle school, and spanning undergraduate and graduate students, postdoctoral trainees, residents and fellows. Our trainees gain exposure to the latest avenues in cancer research, cutting-edge facilities, and diverse patient populations.

For more information about training at UAB, contact Lalita Shevde-Samant, Ph.D. (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.), Associate Director for Education and Training.

Graduate Education & Training

Graduate Education & Training

Explore why graduate students want to train in cancer biology at UAB.

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Postdoctoral Training

Postdoctoral Training

Learn what experiences postdocs are offered in training at the O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center.

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Residency & Fellowship Programs

Residency & Fellowship Programs

Discover opportunities for graduate medical training in cancer-related specialties.

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Training & Pilot Grants

Training & Pilot Grants

Search internal and external grants supporting cancer research projects conducted by trainees and junior faculty.

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Seminars

Seminars

Mark your calendar for upcoming cancer research seminars happening across UAB’s campus.

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Career Enhancement & Mentoring Advisory Committee

Career Enhancement & Mentoring Advisory Committee

Learn more about the group, which develops and supports mentorship and other opportunities for trainees.

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