Whether you’re rounding out your MD with a summer of research or preparing for a career in medical science, the Office of Medical Student Research and Scholarship will connect you with a program that meets your interests.

How to get started:

1. Learn about research programs

Familiarize yourself with options like summer research, year-long research and the Medical Scientist Training Program.
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2. Meet with Dean Chung

Together you’ll review research opportunities and discuss the best match for your goals, schedule and interests.
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3. Choose a project and mentor

Browse past student projects for ideas, and contact potential mentors to discuss their research.
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4. Apply for program and funding

Stipends are available through more than a dozen funding programs, each with a specific application process.
Apply »