MD-PhD Program MD/PhD

College of Arts and Sciences

Program Description

As a student in the Medical Scientist MD/PHD training program you will: learn interdisciplinary skills and acquire the comprehensive perspective translational research demands; collaborate with accomplished physicians and scientists working to deliver advanced clinical care, investigate the causes of disease and translate new biotechnologies into improved treatments; and benefit directly from faculty involvement with UB's well-established translational research programs, many of which are internationally recognized for their sustained excellence and notable discoveries.

Program Contact

Brittany Sandor
955 Main St., Room 6130
Buffalo, NY 14203
Phone: 716-829-3398
Fax: 716-829-2437

Instruction Method

  • In Person (100 percent of courses offered in person)

Full/Part Time Options

  • Full Time

Credits Required

  • 225 Hours


  • 5+ Years

Application Fee

  • N/A

Admission Tests**

  • MCAT

This program is officially registered with the New York State Education Department (SED).

Online programs/courses may require students to come to campus on occasion. Time-to-degree and number of credit hours may vary based on full/part time status, degree, track and/or certification option chosen. Time-to-degree is based on calendar year(s). Contact the department for details.

** At least one of the admissions tests are required for admission. Test and score requirements/exceptions vary by program. Contact the department for details.