Skip to main content
Sign In

You have reached the Web site for the Department of Pathology at the University of Colorado Denver.

Pathology Banner Image
 

Cancer Biology Program

Graduate Training in Biomedical Research Leading to a Ph.D.


  • The interdepartmental program leading to the PhD in Cancer Biology combines training in the basic biomedical sciences with opportunities to apply clinical and translational research to studies on human cancer.

  • Our highly accomplished training faculty includes over 40 basic and clinical scientists from 12 departments. Areas of emphasis include lung, breast, head and neck, prostate and blood cancer.

  • Our curriculum is rigorous, yet flexible, and provides opportunities for advanced study in cellular and molecular oncology, as well as the translational medical sciences.

  • Our research community includes a NCI/NIH designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, which brings together scientists with diverse research approaches to focus on the problem of cancer.

  • The Cancer Biology Program is located in the greater Denver area on the Anschutz Medical Campus, in the heart of the beautiful Rocky Mountain region.

Mary Reyland, Ph.D.

Program Director