MD Anderson offers a variety of training programs for health care professionals, including those specializing in oncology. Programs include:

Professional Oncology Education

Designed for health care practitioners and feature lectures, courses, and case studies provided by MD Anderson’s experts on key areas of professional education, prevention, patient care and survivorship. Follow them on Twitter @MDAnderson_POE.

Continuing Medical Education

View our calendar for more information about educational conferences and events for health care professionals.

Faculty Speakers Bureau

MD Anderson faculty experts are available to lecture in all areas of cancer care, including prevention; screening; diagnosis; advances in medical, surgical and radiation treatment; multidisciplinary treatment planning and clinical trials. Additional areas include genetic counseling and testing, palliative care and end-of-life issues, patient-physician communication and medical ethics. The Faculty Speakers Bureau can help you arrange CME credit for programs through our Continuing Medical Education office, which is ACCME-approved. For information on CME applications and fees, contact us at least eight weeks before your program.

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Send questions or concerns to:

Cindy Shursen, program manager, Health Policy
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
1515 Holcombe Blvd., Unit 220
Houston, Texas 77030
Phone: 713-563-2462
Toll Free: 1-800-252-0502


MD Anderson also offers Graduate Medical Education training, including residency and fellowship programs, as well as rotations and electives for medical students and residents. Observer programs also are available.