An interdisciplinary environment in which you will excel
The educational experience you share with us provides maximum flexibility, allowing you to pursue intellectual challenges in your specific field as well as other related areas of interest. The nature of modern scientific exploration is interdisciplinary, so you are encouraged to avail yourself of a broad spectrum of course work as well as our significant research opportunities.
Important opportunities for research
The PhD program at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry provides you with the unique opportunity to actively pursue research in diverse areas encompassing the modern biomedical and health sciences. In fact, much research is driven by the individual projects of our PhD students, many of whom become authors of important publications.