Research and Clinical Opportunities

Thomas Jefferson University & Hospitals - Simon Kramer Society Externship in Radiation Oncology


Awarded annually to provide a unique opportunity for a medical student to obtain experience in the Department of Radiation Oncology at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, PA. The medical student will have the unique opportunity to begin to develop a foundation of the clinical knowledge applied to the field of cancer therapy, an understanding of treatment planning rationales and a grasp of currently active areas of research and controversy. The extern will be assigned to staff member(s) and will be able to observe and assist in the follow-up clinic and treatment area.