Penn Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP)
Congratulations and best wishes to the 23 members of the MD/PhD graduating class of 2020 as they are launched into all corners of the galaxy. Not even an epidemic has held them back.
We hope that MD-PhD applicants, our current students, faculty and staff will find this site useful. Use the links to the left to learn about our philosophy, curriculum, enrichment activities, admissions process and community. If you don't find the information you are looking for, or you have feedback about the site, let us know.
The Perelman School of Medicine and the Penn Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP) seek students from diverse backgrounds, including diversity of work and life experiences, interests, culture, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, socioeconomic status, race, ethnicity, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, and disability. Information about our commitment to diversity and relevant resources appears throughout the website, including on the following pages:
On March 27, 2019, the MD/PhD program celebrated it's 60th anniversary. You can now watch the day's events online. Click on the link: MD/PhD 60th Anniversary Symposium
Also, check out the Welcome from the Director, Dr. Skip Brass, and his welcome video below: