The Physician-Scientist Advanced Scholar training program in Oncologic Imaging at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center pairs enthusiastic and talented young physician-scientists with established faculty mentors for an intensive two to three year experience specifically designed to promote innovative and transformative research in the field of oncologic imaging and therapy.
The research experience is customized to match the interest and expertise of the applicant. At the end of the program, these physician-scientists are well poised to compete for NIH Grants and Funding such as K01s (Mentored Research Scientist Development Award) and K99s (Pathway to Independence Award) as they enter into an Assistant Professor position.
Pre-fellowship thru early first year of Clinical Fellowship
Appointment: 2-3 years in duration post Clinical Fellowship
Faculty Title: Instructor
Effort: 75% research, 25% clinical
Custom designed research experience: Image guided cancer therapy, Imaging sciences, Radiogenomics, Nanotechnology, Molecular imaging, Quantitative Imaging, Cancer Biology, Radiochemistry, Interventional, Contrast Agents, Animal, biostatistics, epidemiology, co-mentored by well-established research faculty (MD or PhD).
Candidates interested in the Physician-Scientist Advanced Scholar training program in Oncologic Imaging at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center should submit a letter of interest and a Curriculum Vitae to Osama R. Mawlawi, Ph.D., FAAPM, Program Director, AdvancedScholarProgram@mdanderson.org.