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UMMS strives to train outstanding physician scientists who will make significant contributions to health care and become leaders in academic medicine. In addition to the traditional MD coursework, students in the Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP) will have the opportunity to pursue research in cutting-edge fields under the guidance of our world-class faculty members.
MD/PhD students select a thesis mentor from a broad range of faculty and disciplines across nine research programs. Below, you can find links to each of the programs in the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences.
Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology
Bioinformatics and Computational Biology
Clinical & Populational Health Research
Immunology and Microbiology
Interdisciplinary Graduate Program