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Summer Research Opportunities

Learn about the University of Kansas School of Medicine Department of Radiation Oncology Summer 2023 Internship.

Our department's summer 2023 internship opportunity is open to undergraduate and medical students seeking to gain medical experience and cancer research knowledge. Interns will work closely with radiation oncology faculty physicians and research personnel to complete clinical data collection for various cancer disease types. We are looking for self-motivated, hardworking and detailed individuals who display an interest in radiation oncology.

Internship description and benefits
  • 8-week, full-time internship
    • June 5 to July 28, 2023
    • Required to be on-campus in radiation oncology June 5 to June 16
    • Hybrid schedule after June 16—required to report to campus 2 times per week
  • Enter clinical data into REDCap database
  • A physician mentor will be assigned to intern
    • 1 hour per week of mentor-mentee time
    • 1 hour per week of clinical shadow time
  • Educational, hands-on experience in radiation oncology research with different cancer disease sites
  • Gain experience with Epic O2 electronic medical record (EMR)
  • Access to radiation oncology resident lectures
  • $2,000 stipend for each undergraduate intern and a $3,000 stipend for each medical student intern
Internship requirements
  • Must be able to work full-time, 40 hours per week
  • Required to be on-campus in radiation oncology June 5 to June 16
  • Hybrid schedule after June 16—required to report to campus 2 times per week
  • Must be an undergraduate or medical student at the time of application
  • Application deadline: Feb. 17, 2023
How to apply

We will be accepting applications to this program from Jan. 2 to Feb. 17, 2023. 
Decisions will be made by March 2023.

Apply online

Questions

Should you have any additional questions regarding the position, you may email Amanda Schroeder at aschroeder3@kumc.edu and Chloe Sutton at csutton@kumc.edu. Thank you for your interest in this position!

School of Medicine

Radiation Oncology
3901 Rainbow Boulevard
Kansas City, KS 66160
913-588-5000