MDPhD

MD/PhD - Medical Scientist Training Program

Welcome to the Medical Scientist/Engineer Training Program (MSTP) – a training program funded in part by the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The program is a joint venture between Indiana University School of Medicine and the Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering at Purdue University.

If you are interested in becoming a physician scientist or physician engineer we are the program for you.

Highlights of our program include:

MD PhD student
  • Access to world-class research in both clinical and engineering settings in state of the art facilities on a daily basis.
  • Diverse body of faculty and expertise across many disciplines.
  • Vigorous research collaborations between faculty members in IUSOM and Biomedical Engineering for students in the MD/PHD program.
  • High success rate of obtaining internal and external fellowships for students.
  • Combines the strength of two top-ranked (nationally) schools.
  • A unique PhD qualifying procedure that mentors students and helps in monitoring their progress in learning to think independently and to write proposals.
  • MD/PHD students are well integrated with our graduate student community in BME.
  • Strong grad student community and support while in medical school and graduate school.
  • Safe and inexpensive living environments and close proximity to Chicago cultural events.

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