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The Graduate School at UC Denver

Cancer Biology Program

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


The Cancer Biology Graduate Program wants to invite talented students to explore! Despite major breakthroughs made in the past three decades regarding cellular and molecular pathways of carcinogenesis, there is still significant clinical need to identify novel ways to reduce mortality and morbidity of cancer. The CANB program offers a vast faculty network drawn from various fields of biomedical and clinical sciences. The program provides a diverse body of students with rigorous training in a collaborative environment to cultivate the training program’s tenants of advancing translational research and discovering new venues for cancer treatment and prevention.    

Paul Jedlicka MD, PhD - Student Advisor

Student Handbook


Current CANB Students

​Valerie Barton
​Thomas Beadnell
​Xi Chen
​Hamid Gari
Lisa Greene
Rick Heinz
Adwitiya Kar
Jeff Kwak
Katie Mishall
Nuria Padilla
​Catherine Pham
Thomas Rogers
Divya Ganapathi Sankaran
Marybeth Sechler
​Aria Vaishnavi

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