MD Anderson Reviews

Updated 15 September 2014
Updated 15 September 2014
311 Reviews
3.7
311 Reviews
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Work efforts are not challenging so its easy to maintain a work-life balance (in 18 reviews)

  • Work-life balance, great benefits, opportunity to work with people who come different backgrounds (in 25 reviews)


Cons
  • We had to pay for parking and in my opinion it was too much (in 7 reviews)

  • Work-life balance was not a priority of my direct supervisor (in 5 reviews)

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83 Employee Reviews Back to all reviews

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  1.  

    Everything is great about this company.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Research Assistant  in  Houston, TX (US)
    Current Employee - Research Assistant in Houston, TX (US)

    I have been working at MD Anderson full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Work life balance, Benefits, leadership, coworker relationships, free trainings on everything.

    Cons

    Parking is expensive, pay could be more specially for med center being number 1 in everything.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Excellent Company to work for

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer  in  Houston, TX (US)
    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Houston, TX (US)

    I worked at MD Anderson as a contractor for more than a year

    Pros

    MD Anderson takes extremely good care of their employees. They provide good health insurance and pension plan. Some IT departments allow telecommute.

    Cons

    The structured hierarchy sometimes become an obstacle for things to move along faster.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Graduate Research Assistant  in  Houston, TX (US)
    Former Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Houston, TX (US)

    I worked at MD Anderson part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great environment to learn and grow

    Cons

    I cant really think of anything specific. People are warm and friendly. Never experienced any discrimination based on my color, nationality or gender, which is great!

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Stay as awesome as you are and keep up the good work.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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  5.  

    hospital

    Current Employee - Rep  in  Houston, TX (US)
    Current Employee - Rep in Houston, TX (US)

    I have been working at MD Anderson as a contractor for less than a year

    Pros

    This is a Large opperation

    Cons

    The parking is a zoo / nightmare

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    keep up good work

  6.  

    Excellent place to work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Research Scientist  in  Houston, TX (US)
    Current Employee - Research Scientist in Houston, TX (US)

    I have been working at MD Anderson full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great benefits and environment. Best place ever

    Cons

    None that I can think of

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    none

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    Wonderful experience, eye-opening and inspiring

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - CPRIT Summer Research Assistant  in  Houston, TX (US)
    Former Employee - CPRIT Summer Research Assistant in Houston, TX (US)

    I worked at MD Anderson as an intern for less than a year

    Pros

    Great opportunities for research and experience, even as a college student with no previous lab experience
    Fantastic support and help all along from everyone who worked in the lab as well as the CPRIT coordinators
    Lots of information and events organized to introduce interns to possible career paths and future opportunities (grad school, internships etc)
    Access to seminars on current research taking place at MD Anderson, campus tours
    Pretty flexible time schedules to work around family life (at least in the basic research facilities)

    Cons

    Can't complain much about my time at MD Anderson as an intern, it was even better than what I was expecting.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  8.  

    Excellent place to work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Research Scientist  in  Houston, TX (US)
    Current Employee - Research Scientist in Houston, TX (US)

    I have been working at MD Anderson full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Excellent critical mass, friendly environment, best benefits

    Cons

    Can't think of one bad thing to say

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    Histology Career

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Clinical Histology Technician  in  Houston, TX (US)
    Current Employee - Clinical Histology Technician in Houston, TX (US)

    I have been working at MD Anderson full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Awesome experien, I love to work here because we are kind of like behind the scene people to help the Doctors diagnose the patient conditions or save life. The insurance is so so but the retirement benefit is great.

    Cons

    It is a lot of work, but I love it.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Be more understanding toward your employees

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  10.  

    Positive experience. I actually enjoy coming to work for the company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at MD Anderson

    Pros

    Good benefits, good pay,

    Cons

    bonuses are based on entire departments, parking is expensive

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    Excellent Organization

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Instructor  in  Houston, TX (US)
    Former Employee - Instructor in Houston, TX (US)

    I worked at MD Anderson full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great Management Structure, training and professional development

    Cons

    Excellent company, no problems

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep up the good work.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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