Prospective Students

Megan photo_0_1.pngGreetings,

The Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP) at the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine trains leaders in academic medicine. Our program is designed to foster the development of independent scientific careers by providing a strong core education in medicine and an intensive training in scientific inquiry. Successful completion of the MSTP leads to both the M.D. and Ph.D. degrees.

Please explore our website to learn more about the exciting, stimulating, and comprehensive training provided by the MSTP. If you have any further questions, please feel free to contact us.



Megan Williams, Ph.D.
Assistant Director, MSTP
(615) 875-9372


Medical Scientist Training Program Recruiting Schedule

Would you like to meet a representative of Vanderbilt's MSTP? We would love to meet you too! We will be attending the following graduate fairs, conferences, and schools. Please stop by so we can get to know you!

July 18 NIH Graduate and Professional School Fair Bethesda, MD
July 25 Biomed Virtual Grad School Fair online
July 28-30 Leadership Alliance National Symposium Hartford, CT
Sept. 12 Virtual Fair: Biomedical Sciences for People with Disabilities  online
October 3 Biomed Virtual Grad School Fair online
Oct. 19-21 2017 SACNAS Conference Salt Lake City
Nov. 1-4 ABRCMS 2017 Phoenix, AZ
November 4

2017 AAMC Minority Student Medical Career Fair

Boston, MA
Nov. 18-19 Southeastern Medical Scientist Symposium Atlanta, GA