Application Information and Deadlines

Applications for 2019 are now open. Please see the pre-doctoral and post-doctoral application pages for further information.

The quality of cancer care in the U.S. is not what it could be. Are you ready to improve it?

The Cancer Care Quality Training Program (CCQTP) offers pre-doctoral (2 years) and post-doctoral (2 years) training to clinician and non-clinician scientists who wish to work in multidisciplinary research teams to improve cancer care quality across the cancer care continuum.

Why train at UNC and in this program? As a CCQTP fellow, you will….

  • Gain knowledge and skills through a specialized curriculum that involves tailored coursework and an immersion experience in tumor board meetings
  • Acquire hands-on research experience in multidisciplinary research teams, with mentoring provided by experienced faculty members from diverse disciplines
  • Participate in the collaborative, productive, and multidisciplinary cancer research community at UNC-Chapel Hill
  • Develop the professional skills and relationships you need to pursue a career in the multidisciplinary field of cancer care quality research
  • Receive an excellent compensation package that includes a stipend and funding for research.

Learn more about the CCQTP program.

For questions, contact:

Valerie Hooker
Administrative Assistant
Department of Health Policy and Management
1104I McGavran-Greenberg Hall
CB #7411
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-77411


Ethan Basch, MD, MSc
CCQTP Program Director
via: Eden Gifford
Program Manager, Cancer Outcomes Research Program
Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center

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