Student Research

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Summer Research for MD Students

Research opportunities are available during the summer vacation period between years one and two, which can be supported by fellowships with stipends for a minimum of seven weeks of research.

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MD Student Research Concentration

MD students may pursue research during elective blocks in clinical years or participate in the Research Concentration Program, which allows students to spend a tuition-free year engaged in a dedicated research project.

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MD Degree with Research Honors

We confer the Doctor of Medicine degree with Research Honors to graduates who have devoted a substantial portion of their four years of medical school to scientific research and made noteworthy contributions.