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Radiation Oncology

Optimal cancer management is a continually evolving field which often requires a multidisciplinary approach. Students interested in radiation therapy should acquire a broad clinical background. Radiation Oncology is a combination of:

Radiation Oncology offers opportunities for clinical and/or basic science research for highly motivated students interested in a career in this field. Some laboratory and/or clinical research positions in the department offer students a modest stipend.


Radiation Oncology elective

Highly recommended:

Consult Psychiatry
Gynecologic Oncology
Infectious Disease
Pediatric Oncology
Pulmonary Medicine
Surgery Oncology
Surgical Pathology

To learn more about Penn's Department of Radiation Oncology visit their website at:

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