MD/PhD Program

The MD/PhD program at the Wayne State University School of Medicine is aimed at a few highly motivated individuals! Our program combines outstanding scientific training with state-of-the-art clinical medicine to train individuals as physician-scientists, excelling in careers in research and education. Our program is uniquely structured to integrate clinical and scientific experiences through all years of training. Read more about the program: Administration & Staff, Admissions, Financial Aid, Program Overview.


Research Day

Date: April 21, 2017

Keynote Speaker: Raghavendra Mirmira, Department of Pediatrics, Indiana University School of Medicine

Current Students

Welcome to our new matriculants for the 2017-2018 year:

  • Jenna Carter
  • Ashley Kramer

Students Returning to Medical School training (YR 3):

  • Muzamil Arshad
  • Cale Streeter

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Congratulations to the following students who have been granted national awards or fellowships:

  • Asra Shaik, NIH F31 fellowship 2017
  • Patrick Lee, NIH F30 fellowship 2016
  • Natalie Wiseman, NIH F30 fellowship 2015
  • Stephen Dzul, NIH F30 fellowship, 2014
  • Cale Streeter, American Foundation for Pharmaceutical Education Fellowship 2014


Congratulations to our 2016 MD/PhD program graduates:

  • Alyssa Bottrell, Psychiatry, Detroit Medical Center
  • Levent Siphai, Psychiatry, University of North Carolina

150 years in the heart of Detroit