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Cancer Biology, Informatics & Omics Trainee Requirements

 

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Mentored Research

• Cancer Biology Focused and with Translational Potential;

• Application and/or Develpment of New Informatics and Machine Learning Tools 

• Application and/or Development of Omics Technologies


Predoctoral Training Requirements


​CBIO Predoc Training Activities - Year 1
​CBIO Predoc Training Activities - Year 2
 Required Course:

• Fundamentals of Cancer Biology (Winter);

• Genomics, Proteomics & Network Biology (Spring)

• Cancer Genomics Journal Club (Fall-Spring)

Recommended Clinical Learning:

• Med-Into-Grad (Fall-Winter);

 Required Courses:

• Quantitative Methods in Genetics & Genomics (Winter)

• Cancer Genomics Journal Club (Fall-Spring)

Required Seminars:

• CMM/Biology (Fall-Winter-Spring, weekly);

• MCC (Oct – June, monthly)

Required Seminars:

• CMM/Biology (Fall-Winter-Spring, weekly);

• MCC (Oct – June) monthly

Required Program Meetings:

• Scientific meetings (September – June, monthly);

• Retreat (July, annually)

 Required Program Meetings:

• Scientific meetings (September – June, monthly);

• Retreat (July, annually)


 Other Requirements: 

Training in Research Ethics; Rigor & Reproducibility

Presenting in National Meetings; 

Writing a Fellowship Appication;

Career in Biomedical Sciences Workshops

Annual Update of  IDP  (myidp.sciencecareers.org)




 

Postdoctoral Training Requirements

​ CBIO Postdoc Training Activities - Year 1
​CBIO Postdoc Training Activities - Year 2
Required Didactic Training:
• Quantatative Methods in Genetics & Genomics (Winter)

• Cancer Genomics Journal Club (Fall-Winter-Spring)

• Tutorials in Cancer Biology (Individualized)

Required Clinical Learning:

• Molecular Tumor Board (Fall, Winter and Spring, weekly)

Required Didactic Training:

• Cancer Genomics Journal Club (Fall-Winter-Spring)


Recommended Courses:

• Courses:  BIOM256 (Winter) for Postdocs with PhD in Computer Sciences and/or Engineering

• CSE283 (Spring) or for Postdocs with PhD in Biological Sciences

Required Seminars:

• CMM/Biology (Fall-Winter-Spring, weekly);

• MCC (Oct – June, monthly)

Required Seminars:

• CMM/Biology (Fall-Winter-Spring, weekly);

• MCC (Oct – June) monthly

Required Program Meetings:

• Scientific meetings (September – June, monthly);

• Retreat (July, annually)

Required Program Meetings:

• Scientific meetings (September – June, monthly);

• Retreat (July, annually)

Other Requirements: 

Training in Research Ethics; Rigor & Reproducibiity; 

Presenting in National Meeting; 

Writing a Fellowship Application; 

Participating in Career Development Workshops for Postdocs; 

Annual Update of  IDP  (myidp.sciencecareers.org)