Prospective MD-PhD Applicants

Upcoming short presentations will describe features of MD-PhD training, alumni careers, and detailed logistics of the application process.

The “MD-PhD: Is It Right For Me?” session provides information for students considering pursuit of the MD-PhD degree pathway of the physician scientist. The goal of the session is to demystify the MD-PhD pathway and provide insight for pursuing the dual-degree. A short presentation will describe features of MD-PhD training, alumni careers, and detailed logistics of the application process.

After the presentation, a panel of experienced MD-PhD Program Directors and Administrators will address questions from the audience and be available for one-on-one interactions. This session is organized by the Communication Committee for MD-PhD Programs of the AAMC's GREAT Group.

Upcoming Workshops

2020 NIH Graduate & Professional School Fair

The Virtual NIH Graduate and Professional School Fair will provide an opportunity for attendees to prepare for the next step in their careers by exploring educational programs leading to...

2020 SACNAS Conference

The largest multidisciplinary and multicultural STEM diversity event in the country, the SACNAS conference is a three-day gathering which serves to equip, empower, and energize...

ABRCMS 2020

The Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS) is one of the largest communities of underrepresented minorities in STEM.

2020 ASCB/EMBO Meeting

Cell Bio is an arena to showcase the brightest minds in the cell biology community. The  community encompasses researchers from diverse backgrounds, including age, gender, race,...

Tools for MD-PhD Applicants

Helpful tools and information regarding medical MD-PhD programs.

Webinar: Applying to MD-PhD Programs during COVID-19

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Information about applying to MD-PhD programs, emphasizing the application process during COVID-19.

MD-PhD: Is it Right for me?

Information about MD-PhD programs, emphasizing the career and application process.

MD/PhD: Is it for You?

Learn about MD-PhD Programs from program leaders.

Prospective MD-PhD Applicants

Upcoming short presentations will describe features of MD-PhD training, alumni careers, and detailed logistics of the application process.

Emily Hayward

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Emily battled viral encephalitis for years during college, and now as a MD/PhD student, she reminds premeds that it's okay to ask for help.

Cesar Eber Montelongo Hernandez

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Cesar couldn't apply to medical school when he first graduated from college due to his undocumented status. Now he's in a MD-PhD program and hopes to practice in the Southwest where there's a high need for Spanish-speaking physicians.

Kofi Mensah

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Kofi's work with children with terminal illnesses led him to pursue an MD and a PhD