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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 17NIH Graduate and Professional School FairBethesda, MD
July 26-28Leadership Alliance National SymposiumHarford, CT
October 11-12Southeastern Medical Scientist SymposiumBirmingham, AL
October 31-November 22019 SACNASHonolulu, HI
November 13-16ABRCMS 2019Anaheim, CA