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Medical Oncology Fellowship Programme

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Objectives 

  • To learn and understand the biology of cancer.
  • To learn and understand the principles of treating cancer.
  • To learn and understand the proper conduction and interpretation of clinical research.
  • To participate in the education of other physicians, staff, and support personnel by preparing and presenting didactic lectures on topics in Hematology/Medical Oncology.
  • To understand the psycho-social issues involved in the care of cancer patients and to display compassion for patients and family members. 


Eligibility 

  • MBBS
  • Proficient in English
  • A trainee in an oncology unit or a practicing oncologist 


Training Plan 

  • Participate in daily ward rounds and clinical work.
  • Participate in the management of patients in the out-patient setting.
  • Learn professional attitudes and behaviours in interacting and communicating with referring physicians.
  • Participate in the conduct of clinical trials.
  • Participate in clinical research work such as prospective or retrospective studies.
  • Attend the various tumor boards during their rotation.
  • Special programmes and additional training can be arranged for training to meet their specific goals.