MSTP MD/PhD Program

The Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP) funded MD/PhD program offers exceptional training opportunities for those interested in pursuing a career as a physician/scientist.  It combines the curriculum of the School of Medicine (SOM) and the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences (GSBS) to provide a structured foundation of diverse topics, with the flexibility necessary to meet the needs of the individual student. 

Program Overview

Our Students

Ameer Elaimy

ameer-elaimy-md-phd-program-mstp-program-medical-scientist-training-program.png

MD/PhD Student, Ameer Elaimy, featured in LabTV video: Curious about how the environment outside the cell promotes cancerous growth.

Aurian Garcia-Gonsalves

aurian-garcia-gonsalves-md-phd-program-mstp-program-medical-scientist-training-program.png

MD/PhD Student, Aurian Garcia-Gonsalves, featured in LabTV video: Curious about what happens when gene regulation goes wrong

Ashley Mathew

ashley-mathew-md-phd-program-mstp-program-medical-scientist-training-program.png

MD/PhD Student, Ashley Mathew, featured in LabTV video: Curious about Drug resistance in Hepatitis C virus.

Admission Requirements

Before you apply, learn about eligibility requirements, prerequisite coursework and more.
 

View Details

Research Programs

MD/PhD students select a thesis mentor from a broad range of faculty & disciplines across 8 research programs. 

Read More

Student Aid

MD/PhD students are supported with a waiver of tuition and an annual stipend for the duration of their time in both programs.

More Information