Ph.D. in Cancer Research

The Cancer Research Doctoral Program in the Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Biomedical Science is an individualized program that considers each applicant’s educational background, career goals and interests in the admissions process. Students interested in applying for the fall semester are encouraged to apply no later than January or February of that year.  Spring or summer admission is also possible.

Cancer Research Doctoral Program Admissions Requirements

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Joyce Solheim, Ph.D.

Cancer Research Doctoral Program Director
Eppley Institute
University of Nebraska Medical Center
986805 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, Nebraska 68198-6805
Email Joyce Solheim