ICRETT Training Workshop

The objective is to facilitate a 3 to 5 day teaching and training course by an international faculty of up to 3 experts for groups of up to 50 appropriately qualified professionals who work in cancer institutes, clinics, or hospitals in resource-constrained countries.


  • To facilitate rapid international transfer of cancer research and clinical technology.
  • To exchange knowledge and enhance skills in basic, clinical, behavioural and epidemiological areas of cancer research, cancer control and prevention.
  • To acquire appropriate clinical management, diagnostic and therapeutic expertise for effective application and use in the home organization upon return.

    Target group:

  • Pathologists, epidemiologists, laboratory technicians, tobacco control activists, cancer registrars and public health proffessionals.
  • Clinicians who are established in oncology practice.
  • Qualified professional investigators who hold at least a BSc (Bachelor of Science) or BA (Bachelor of Arts) degree or an equivalent qualification obtained after at least three years of study.

    Selection based on:

  • The scientific evaluation of the research/clinical training plan.
  • The experience and qualifications of the candidate.


    1 month


    US$ 3,400 each


    None. Applications are accepted at any time.

    For more information and application, visit: ICRETT Training Workshop
  • Scholarship 2017/18

    Undergraduate Scholarships,
    Masters Scholarships,
    PhD Scholarships,
    International Scholarships.