University of Alabama at Birmingham

Breast Cancer Training Program

Address:

1720 2nd Avenue South

SHEL 120G

Birmingham, AL 35294

United States

Phone:

1-205-934-6150

Program Information

Degree Offered:

Ph.D.-Breast Cancer Research

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.

Accreditation:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 0-999