University of Alabama at Birmingham

Breast Cancer Training Program


1720 2nd Avenue South


Birmingham, AL 35294

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Breast Cancer Training Program

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The goal of the Breast Cancer Training Program at UAB is to educate and train students for a Ph.D. in breast cancer research. Students can choose from 6 broad-based research foci, traditional, and -cutting-edge+: Cancer Causation, Cancer Chemoprevention, Mechanisms of Growth Control, Cancer Pharmacology, Gene Therapy, and Targeted Immunotherapy. These criteria foster opportunities for collaboration and produce a trainee with diverse expertise in breast cancer research. Trainees with interdisciplinary education and training should have better insight and be more innovative in breast cancer research.


Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 0-999

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