Training and Educational Opportunities

The Siteman Cancer Center is part of an academic medical center that includes Washington University School of Medicine, Barnes-Jewish Hospital and St. Louis Children’s Hospital. Through our affiliations with these institutions, Siteman participates in an array of educational programs for students and health-care providers. Use the links below to review Cancer Research Career Enhancement (CRCE) opportunities appropriate for your career path.

Join us for the 1st Annual Cancer Research Symposium & Poster Showcase on Friday, November 20th, from 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM

Trainees’ cancer research will be showcased from all departments and all types of research, including basic, pre-clinical, clinical, and public health projects. Predoctoral, Postdoctoral, and Junior Faculty Trainees are encouraged to submit a cancer-related research abstract for a podium or poster presentation at by September 11 at 8:00 AM. The top 3 poster presentations will receive a $400 prize. Selected abstracts will be announced in early October.

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Director: Lee Ratner, MD, PhD

Assistant Directors: Ramaswamy Govindan, MD, Vetta Sanders-Thompson, PhD, and Jason Weber, PhD

Questions about Siteman Cancer Center training and education opportunities may be sent to Rachel Sorensen at