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MD/PhD Panel Discussion

Mar 21

Event Info

Lerner Hall, 2920 Broadway, New York, NY 10027 401

Event Contact

Berick Center for Student Advising Preprofessional Programs

Our panelists will speak about the preparation for a career as a
physician-scientist. They will address common questions, including:

· Why choose a MD/PhD program?
· Who is a competitive applicant for combined degree programs?
· How should students choose programs and schools that are the
right fit?


Patrice Spitalnk M.D.-Columbia University Medical Center

Myles Akabas, M.D., Ph.D.-Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Ruth Gotian, Ed.D., M.S.-Weill Cornell/Rockerfeller/Sloan Kettering

Mitchell Chesler, M.D., Ph.D.-New York University Medical Center

Margaret H. Baron, M.D., Ph.D.-Icahn School of Medicine at Mt. Sinai