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The 2017 Cullen MD/PhD Research Colloquium & Career Development Workshop

Apply now for a travel award to the 2017 Cullen MD/PhD Research Colloquium & Career Development Workshop at University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston and Baylor College of Medicine January 13-14, 2017.

The Friday Translational Research Colloquium will deliver cutting edge translational research seminars from leading physician scientists and current MD/PhD students who will illustrate how state-of-the-art basic science research is conducted and rapidly translated to improve clinical and public health outcomes. It may be of special interest to undergraduates interested in MD/PhD programs who are considering a PhD in the biomedical sciences that involves dissertation research with a clear potential for a clinical or translational impact.

The Saturday Career Workshop has been specifically designed for current and prospective MD/PhD students. Topics include: how to put together to most competitive AMCAS application, career pathways after graduation, and how to balance your lab work, personal life and academics through the MD/PhD program, Residency, Fellowship and beyond.

There is no registration fee, but advance registration is requested.
Register by December 16, 2016:

The weekend’s agendas and can be found at

Travel funds (including transportation and hotel lodging) are available for prospective MD/PhD students – typically undergraduate juniors – to attend the Research Colloquium and Workshop. These are competitive awards. Applications due November 23, 2016:

Please contact Dr. Kelly Ann Moore ([email protected] or 713-500-9874) should you have any questions.