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Certificate in Cancer Prevention

University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

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prepare professionals to integrate within interdisciplinary investigative teams for the conduct of cancer prevention research


UT Health San Antonio Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
7703 Floyd Curl Dr., MC 7819
San Antonio, Texas, 78229, United States

What We Offer

Summary

The Graduate Certificate in Cancer Prevention is designed to provide graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, faculty, and other health care professionals with a formal introduction to the essential components involved in the advancement of all levels of science for the prevention of cancer. This training program will prepare professionals to integrate within interdisciplinary investigative teams for the conduct of cancer prevention research in culturally diverse settings.


Academic Fields

Human Biology.
Oncology and Cancer Biology.
Biomedical Sciences, General.
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other.

Degrees

Certificate or Non-Degree, Cert, Graduate Certificate in Cancer Prevention


Formats

Full Time, Part Time, On-Campus

Keywords

Cancer Biology, Cancer Prevention

Contacts

Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
anthonyc@uthscsa.edu
gsbs@uthscsa.edu
(210) 567-3709

Who We're Looking For

Summary

This 12 semester-credit-hour (SCH) program, operated in the UT Health Science Center’s Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences (GSBS), offers formal coursework in topics relevant to cancer prevention and translational science including biostatistics, topics in cancer prevention, epidemiology, and clinical trials design and analysis. The Graduate Certificate in Cancer Prevention program will focus on the unique risks for cancer in the South Texas region. The Graduate Certificate in Cancer Prevention program assumes sufficient educational background and experience in the biological or biomedical sciences. It is expected that most students will have a health professional degree or a BS/BA or MS/MA degree with emphasis in a health-related discipline.


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Target GPA

B+ = 3.0-3.2

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