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Florida Atlantic University - Scripps Florida MD/PhD Program

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The Florida Atlantic University (FAU) Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine and The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have established a dual M.D./Ph.D. degree program to provide rigorous training for talented students pursuing a clinician-scientist career path. The program combines the unique preclinical and clinical training programs at FAU’s Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine with laboratory research training and interdisciplinary science courses offered on the Florida campus of TSRI, a biomedical research institute whose Doctoral Program in Chemical and Biological Sciences is consistently ranked among the top ten in the nation. TSRI’s program is customizable depending on the student’s research interests and biomedical research goals. The medical degree is awarded by the FAU Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine and the doctorate by TSRI.

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