Education and Training

Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital and Research Centre offers a number of education and training opportunities for residents, fellows and postgraduates.


Internal Medicine
Resident Training Programme

Fellowship in Haematology

Paediatric Oncology
Fellowship in Paediatric Oncology

Medical Oncology (Adult)
Fellowship in Clinical Oncology
Fellowship in Medical Oncology


Current Courses
Critical Care Nursing Programme
Diploma in Oncology / Cancer Nursing
Diploma for Operating Room Technicians
Introduction & Orientation Programme
Post-RN Diploma in Emergency and Critical Care Nursing
Post –RN Diploma in Perioperative Nursing

Basic Cardiac Life Support Workshop
Basic Pharmacology & Drug Calculation Workshop
Cytotoxic Drugs – Handling & administration Workshop
Holistic Nursing Care Workshop
Infection Prevention and Control Workshop
Management of Intravenous Lines Workshop
Management of Oral Mucocitis Workshop
Nursing Risk Management/Quality Assurance Workshop
Stoma Care and Wound Management Workshop
Breast Cancer Nursing Seminar Series
Palliative Care Nursing Seminar Series


Diploma in Respiratory Therapy
Post Graduate Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology