The Department of Radiation Oncology offers a clinical clerkship for medical students that can be selected as an elective through the medical school. This program gives students an introduction to the field of radiation oncology. Students work with a different attending each week out of the four-week clerkship, providing them with a broad overview of all of the procedures and cancer subtypes. In addition, faculty and residents have been tremendously supportive of medical student research, and students have been very successful in publishing first author papers on clinical effectiveness.

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Clerkship Director

Maria Thomas, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Radiation Oncology

Clerkship Coordinator: Allison Lehman (