Intensive Course Application Requirements

How to Apply

Complete the application and submit the following required support documents:

  • Completed application form

  • Letter from your institution indicating that protected time will be provided for course participation, and statement that you will have institutional support to provide cancer risk assessment upon return to your community (if applicable).

  • Current curriculum vitae (CV)

  • Mini-biography

  • Current headshot


Enrollment Window

Intensive Course 2020 Enrollment Window Opens June 1 and Closes August 1. Application coming soon!


Please read all terms stated below before submitting application.

To receive full course credit, and certificate of course completion, course participants will be required to:
  • Participate in all distance and on-campus course related activities.
  • Complete all distance learning lecture modules delivered via website and USB drive (flashdrive) interface by given deadlines.
  • Complete all pre- and post-course surveys, knowledge questionnaires, evaluations and assignments as directed.
  • Agree to complete prescribed post-course professional development activities as outlined in the course syllabus. Some activities are required to be completed at six months post-training and some must be completed by one year post-training.

Selection Criteria

Preferred candidates are oncology or genetics-trained physicians, advanced practice nurses and genetic counselors currently providing or planning to initiate community-based clinical cancer genetics services.

Please NOTE: Applications are only considered for review when both Part I (application) and Part II (support documents) are completed.

Submit all the support documents via Part II link. This is emailed after Part I is done.
Gloria Nuñez, Conference Coordinator
City of Hope
Division of Clinical Cancer Genomics, Mod 173
1500 East Duarte Road
Duarte, CA 91010-3000

[email protected] (note subject as "Intensive Course")

Applicants will be notified of acceptance via email as early as end of August and as late as end of September. The nonrefundable course fees are due on or before the end of September.

Complete the Inquiry Form to be added to our Clinical Cancer Genomics Inquiry Database and receive more information regarding the Intensive Course and more.