Office of Admissions and Financial Aid

Programs and Research Opportunities

The Perelman School of Medicine is committed to the advancement of knowledge in the biomedical sciences, and recognizes its responsibility for training the next generation of biomedical scientists and educators. Building on the extensive research efforts of its faculty, the School offers a broad spectrum of opportunities for the development of investigative interests among its students. The Office of Combined Degree and Physician Scholar Programs provides funding advice and facilitates the students' participation.

advancement of knowledge

Through the program options described here, students can prepare for a career combining biomedical research or other health care related research and medicine, or augment their medical education with expanded study experiences which (1) permit the exploration of research interests, academic medicine, and other career options for physicians, (2) further develop existing scholarly interests, and (3) add desired specialized skills and knowledge to that gained through the general curriculum.

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