Human Tumor Immunology (M-136)


Students will participate in the management of cancer patients and in clinical investigation concerned with biologic therapy of cancer. The program offers opportunity for clinical and laboratory experience. If the latter is to be included, a period of at least two months of participation and prior laboratory experience in immunology, cell biology, or biochemistry is required. One month is sufficient for participation in the clinical program.

Prerequisites Other than Third Year Rotations

Upon receipt of a completed application, a telephone interview with the student may be requested.


One or two modules

Students per Module

Maximum of 1

Elective dates (students applying through VSAS should refer to calendar information there)

A (July 5 - July 29) (Closed to international students)
B (August 1 - August 26) (Closed to international students)
C (August 29 – September 23 (Closed to international students)
D (September 26 - October 21)
E (October 24 - November 18)
F (November 21 - December 16)
H (January 30 - February 24)
I (February 27 - March 24) (Closed to international students)

Elective Program Online Application

International Students must apply by mail. See instructions

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