Education and supervision

EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMME

OOA has a longstanding tradition of providing an educational programme made up of high quality courses on a wide range of topics in oncology.

GRADUATE STUDENT RETREAT

A highlight of the educational programme is the annual PhD student retreat, which focuses entirely on the research conducted by the  PhD students.

SUPERVISION

Adequate supervision is an important issue at the OOA institutes. The participating institutes each have systems for registration and monitoring. 

PhD STUDENTS WORKING AT AMSTERDAM UMC, AMC

All PhD students working at location AMC on a research project on oncology are member of Cancer Center Amsterdam, Amsterdam UMC Doctoral School ánd the OOA.

In order to make a well prepared and efficient start to your PhD program, it is essential that you go through a number of registration steps. Once registered, you can join all Cancer Center Amsterdam, Amsterdam UMC Doctoral School and the OOA activities.

PhD STUDENTS WORKING AT AMSTERDAM UMC, VUmc

All PhD students working at location VUmc on a research project on oncology are member of Cancer Center Amsterdam, Amsterdam UMC Doctoral School ánd the OOA.

In order to make a well prepared and efficient start to your PhD program, it is essential that you go through a number of registration steps. Once registered, you can join all Cancer Center Amsterdam, Amsterdam UMC Doctoral School and the OOA activities.  

PhD STUDENTS WORKING AT NKI-AvL

All PhD students working at NKI-AvL, are OOA member as soon as they have submitted their OOA registration form at the OOA office. This registration is obligatory.

Upon registration, PhD students can join all OOA activities. On top of this, they also have to register their PhD trajectory at the university at which your promotor is appointed. This procedure differs per university.