For Medical Students: Find a Summer Project & Apply Online

As you view the projects below, you will be given the opportunity to add two projects to your online application. Access to the online application is through each project description.

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Utility of BH3-Mimetics ABT-199 and Sabutoclax for Restoring Chemosensitivity in DNMT3A-mutant AML Human Oncology & Pathogenesis Program
Using PET/CT Imaging to Measure Change in Lean Body Mass During Radiation Therapy for Head and Neck Cancer Medicine
Using Advanced MRI Sequences to Assess CNS Tumor Response to Therapy Radiology
Tobacco Use and Lung Cancer Risk among Chinese Livery Drivers in New York City Medicine and Psychiatry
The Psychosocial Impact of Peyronie’s Disease Surgery
The Impact of Patient-Physician Language Concordance on Quality of Care and Outcomes Medicine and Psychiatry
Taxi HAIL (Health Access Interventions for Longevity) Medicine and Psychiatry
Targeted Nanomaterial-Mediated Gene Therapy Sloan Kettering Institute
Study the Use of Contrast Agents for Reflective Confocal Microscopy of Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer Medicine
Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Spine Metastases: Toxicity and Tumor Control for High Dose Hypofractionated Treatment Radiation Oncology
Risk and Clinical Characterization of Dermatologic Toxicities to Chemotherapies Medicine
Reducing Error and Increasing Consistency in the Segmentation of Anatomical Structures for Radiotherapy Planning Medical Physics
Radiation Dose to the Heart in Patients With Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: Does It Affect Overall Survival? Radiation Oncology
Quality of Care and Safety Measurement Challenges in Oncology Medicine
Psychosocial and Behavioral Studies in Melanoma Risk Reduction and Treatment Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Prediction of Tumor Progression in Children with Diffuse Pontine Tumors Using MR Spectroscopy and Diffusion Imaging Radiology
Postoperative Delirium and Other Surgical Outcomes in the Oldest Old Cancer Patients Medicine
Neurologic Complications in Pediatric Patients with Leukemia: The MSKCC Experience from 2012-2015 Pediatrics and Neurology
Multicolor Imaging of Metastasis in the Zebrafish Medicine, Cancer Biology and Genetics
Merkel Cell Carcinoma: Clinical Outcomes after Radiation Therapy for a Rare Skin Cancer Radiation Oncology
Low Dose CT Screening for Lung Cancer: Creation of Educational Tools Targeting Primary Care Physicians and Patients in African-American, Hispanic/Latino, and Chinese-American Communities Radiology
Intestinal Bacterial Flora and Outcomes After Bone Marrow Transplantation Medicine
Integrative Medicine: Clinical Research, AboutHerbs Website, Observation Medicine
Infections after Bone Marrow Transplantation Medicine
IMPACT of Genotyping in Patients with Advanced Sarcoma: The Foundation of Making Novel Discovery and Drug Development Medicine
Identifying Biologic Targets and Rational Therapies for the Prevention and Treatment of Obesity and Inflammation-Associated Cancers: A Clinical-Translational Approach Medicine
Identification and Molecular Characterization of the Cell of Origin in Hedgehog Induced Muscle Tumors Sloan Kettering Institute
Hypofractionated Image-Guided Radiation Therapy of the Spine: Analysis of Factors Associated with Local Tumor Control Neurosurgery
Functional MRI of Important Brain Cortices Adjacent to Brain Tumors Radiology
Finding Predictors Of Esophageal Toxicity After High-Dose Stereotactic Radiation Therapy Radiation Oncology
FDG-PET Avidity Enhances the Predictive Value of Mirels’ Score for Pathological Fractures of the Proximal Femur Surgery
Experimental Immunotherapy for Melanoma Medicine
Examining Outcomes of Positive Troponins in the Perioperative Period; A Retrospective Review Anesthesiology & Critical Care Medicine
Evaluation of the Need for Revaccination Following High-Dose Chemotherapy and Autologous Stem Cell Transplantation for Patients With Advanced Germ Cell Tumors (GCT) Medicine
Evaluation of Renal Function after Treatment with VEGFR Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitors in Patients with Underlying Renal Disease Medicine
Evaluation of Metastatic Spinal Bone Marrow Response to Radiation Treatment Using T1 weighted Dynamic Contrast-Enhanced Perfusion MRI Radiology
Evaluation of FDG PET Imaging in Evaluation of Neuroendocrine Malignancies: Role In Management of Patients and Post Treatment Assessment Radiology
DNA Transposition In Pediatric Solid Tumors Sloan Kettering Institute
Discovery and Validation of New Biomarkers to Monitor Cancer Laboratory Medicine
Determining Outcomes of Minimally Invasive Liver Surgery Surgery
Determinants of Chemo-Resistance in Acute Myeloid Leukemia Human Oncology & Pathogenesis Program and Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Detection of Acid Sphingomyelinase/Ceramide Pathway Activation in Radiotherapy Patients Using Intravoxel Incoherent Motion (IVIM) Diffusion-Weighted Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Serum Biomarkers Radiology
Depression in Older Adult Cancer Survivors Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Deciphering the Biology of Prostate Cancer Radiology
Clinical Outcomes of Gynecologic Cancers: Effectiveness of MSK Surveillance Guidelines Surgery
Clinical Outcomes and Histopathologic Correlates of Immune Tolerance, Suppression and Senescence in Patients with Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma; How Does Variability in Underlying Immune Status Impact Prognostic and Therapeutic Algorithms? Pathology
Clinical and Translational Research in Thoracic Surgical Oncology – Novel Therapies in Mediastinal Tumors and Outcomes in Lung Cancer Surgery
Characterization and Classification of Variants with Uncertain Significance (VUS) in Tumor Suppressor Genes Identified Through Clinical Genetic Testing Pathology
Bio-functional MRI Role in Tailoring the Assessment and Management of Patients With Rectal Cancer Radiology
Anatomic Resection for Peripheral Pulmonary Typical Carcinoid Tumors: Is It Mandated in All Cases? Surgery
Advanced MR Imaging in Brain Tumors Radiology
Adjacent Level Fracture Risk after Spinal Stereotactic Radiosurgery Neurosurgery
A Prospective Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial of Standard Versus Goal-Directed Perioperative Fluid Management for Patients Undergoing Radical Cystectomy Anesthesiology & Critical Care Medicine