Science at the heart of medicine

Graduate Programs in the Biomedical Sciences



Oct 07, 2015
4:00 PM
My IDP- Individual Development Plan- Getting On The Same Page With Your Mentor
Dr. Phil Clifford
Forchheimer Medical Science Building 5th Floor Lecture Hall


Oct 08, 2015
12:00 PM
The IDP- Individual Development Plan: Getting On The Same Page With Your Mentee (For Faculty)
Dr. Phil Clifford
Price Center/Block Pavilion LeFrak Auditorium

Thesis Defense Seminars

Thursday, October 15, 2015
1:00 PM

Thesis Defense
Melinda Ng

Tuesday, November 03, 2015
10:00 AM

Thesis Defense Seminar
Jing Wen


PREP Program

Funding: NIH

Eligibility: B.A. or B.S., interest in preparing for a Ph.D. or M.D./Ph.D. program and a passion for science! 

Program Goal: To encourage individuals from groups underrepresented in the biomedical and behavioral sciences and who have recently obtained their baccalaureate degrees to earn a Ph.D. degree in biomedically relevant sciences through well-designed academic enhancements and extensive research experiences

Stipend: Competitive Salaries and Benefits

Subsidized Housing: University Housing directly across the street from the College

2016 Applications: The application deadline is March 1, 2016. The 2016 PREP cohort will start in late June 2016.


Monthly Activities

  1. PREP Journal Club  
  2. Works In Progress 
  3. Lunch with Program Leadership 
  4. Meet with Program Advisor 
  5. Attend Career Development Seminars 
  6. Friday Lunch with MSTP students  
  7. "Phocus" meetings with 1st year PhD students 
  8. MSTP Career Dinner Series  

Bimonthly Activities

  1. Dinner with URM faculty member 
  2. Quarterly Activities 
  3. PREP community dinner 

If you have additional questions, please send an email to:  

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