Penn Medicine MD-PhD

Getting Started


Guide for First Years
This is a must read if you are in your first year and considering research.
Also, more senior students may benefit from the advice offered on preparing an application.

2009 Research Opportunities for First Years Information Session
Video of the Research Opportunities for First Years Information Session (10/28/09)
- Dr. Skip Brass, Associate Dean and Director, Combined Degree and Physician Scholar Programs, moderator
- Student Panel of second year medical students
MOV format (4.09 MB) - will require QuickTime Media Player
WMV format (2.40 MB) - will require Windows Media Player

Guide to Research
Considerations for short term or year out research opps.

Short Term Opportunity Descriptions
Short term research opportunities are listed.

Year Out Opportunity Descriptions
Year out research opportunities are listed.

Funding on the Web
Links to research engines you might want to try.

Frequently Asked Questions
Answers to common inquiries.