Education and Training Programs for Students and Postdocs


Education & Training

A vital aspect of our mission is to train the next generation of scientific leaders and prepare them to face tomorrow’s challenges. Memorial Sloan Kettering offers advanced training programs for postdoctoral researchers and PhD and MD-PhD candidates. We also host a selection of educational and training programs for aspiring researchers at the high school and college levels.

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Training the scientific leaders of tomorrow as part of our commitment to biomedical research
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Explore our graduate programs, which offer comprehensive and unique curricula at the intersection of the biomedical sciences and the management of cancer.
Learn about MSK's post-baccalaureate training program for college graduates from traditionally underrepresented (URM) groups.
MSK Engage connects local NYC college students to laboratory research training in preparation for biomedical PhD programs.
The MSK Engage program aims to provide New York City undergraduate students from groups historically underrepresented in biomedical fields with two years of research experience in MSK labs to help them become competitive candidates for graduate school or professional positions as lab technicians.
The objective of the course is to engage participants in an in-depth and participatory educational experience covering the topics relevant to clinical immunotherapy research and practice today: checkpoint blockade, novel immunomodulatory antibodies, cellular therapy, immune-monitoring, clinical trial design and development and points of integration with traditional cancer therapy.