University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Graduate Studies

About University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Graduate Studies

Are you a senior planning a career in science, medicine or both? Perhaps you are just thinking about the choices and looking for a summer program that offers research experience. Opportunities to pursue all of these options exist at the University of Pittsburgh. Our medical school is a national leader in healthcare, research and education.

Graduate Students carry out cutting-edge research in the following areas: Cell Biology & Molecular Physiology, Cellular and Molecular Pathology, Immunology, Molecular Genetics and Development Biology, Molecular Pharmacology, Microbiology, Neuroscience, Biomedical Informatics, Integrative Systems Biology, Computational Biology, and Molecular Biophysics and Structural Biology.
Biological or Physical science or in Mathematics, Computer Science or Engineering


Student researcher

March 2018 Pittsburgh, PA
“I have been able to conduct my own research project that focusses on immunotherapy cancer treatments”

Summer Research Intern

May 2018 - July 2018 Pittsburgh, PA
“I loved the opportunity to be in a big-time research lab. The exposure has helped me because there’s not a lot of opportunities for science researchers at my institution. I also enjoyed working in my lab on the HIV virus. ”
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