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Medical Student Research
Research Block

Research Block

The research and scholarship component of the curriculum in the University Program includes a required mentored 4-month research block, which provides the basis for the MD thesis.
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Research Opportunities

Research Mentors

Pursue mentored basic, translational, clinical, or population-based research in the biology, pathophysiology, social and behavioral determinants of health and disease that advance your field of interest.
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Funding Opportunities

Research Opportunities

The summer following year 1 provides an opportunity to test a new area of interest or to pursue a longstanding one. Students in the University Program may elect to spend a year pursuing their research interests
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Events + deadlines

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Contact us

Colleen Croniger
Assistant Dean for Medical Student Research
216.368.4967 (o)

Sharon Callahan
Administrative Director
216.368.6972 (o)