University of Nebraska Medical Center

Training & Education

The Cancer Research Training and Education Core acts as a crucial component of the Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center, ensuring the continuity and advancement of cancer research education in its basic, translational, and clinical forms.

The core is responsive to the unique needs of our catchment area and its medically underserved and underrepresented populations, as well as mindful of the importance of international collaborations and outreach.


The core is made up of programs for students from middle school through residencies and fellowships.

Training Navigator Program

The Training Navigator Program addresses disparities by facilitating the cancer research training of scholars, including predoctoral and postdoctoral trainees and early faculty members.

Learn more about the Training Navigator Program.