Brandon Guerrero

Externship Spotlight – Brandon Guerrero, UA Cancer Center

Eller PDC Coordinator Student Stories

Brandon Guerrero is a pre-business student graduating in 2020. This winter break, Brandon had an externship with UA Cancer Center at the Banner Medical Center in Tucson, AZ.

Why did you want to do this externship?The Cancer Center does amazing work, and learning about their accounting department was an awesome experience.

What did you do during this job shadow experience? Toured UA Cancer Center, learned in-depth knowledge about their accounting department

What did you learn from the externship? That government accounting is very unique and that many factors play into medical research beyond the research itself.

Anything else you’d like to share about your job shadow experience? Having lost my mother to cancer, seeing behind the scenes of how cancer research is done was both extremely humbling and enlightening. I can’t thank the Cancer Center enough for hosting such an amazing opportunity.