Robin Lorenz2 Robin Lorenz, M.D., Ph.D.
Director, UAB MSTP
Greetings from Birmingham, Alabama - "the Magic City". Your interest in our Medical Scientist (MD-PhD) Training Program at UAB comes at an exciting time. Although our program has many qualities that we share with other MSTP programs, we also have many unique aspects.
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An NIH-funded MSTP, we are training the next generation of physician scientists.

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MSTP ScrubsUAB MD and MD-PHD students, who are associated with the UAB APSA, partner with the Birmingham YMCA to ignite curiosity about science using experiments and hands-on activities. Read more>

Find out what it's like to be an MSTP student at UAB. Check us out on TwitterFacebook, UAB MSTP blog, or read the MSTP Newsletter.


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MSTP Sketches: Kelsey Patterson, GS4

Featured in this spotlight is Kelsey Patterson, GS4 MSTP Student, who graciously agreed to be our seventh installment of the "Sketches" series. Read More >


Southeastern Medical Scientist Symposium (SEMSS)

The Southeastern Medical Student Symposium (SEMSS) brings together MD/PHD students and aspiring physician scientist from schools around the southeastern United States. For 2018, SEMSS is in Nashville, TN (Nov 10-11, 2018).

Undergraduate travel awards are available to those who are interested in exploring careers as physician-scientist. Read more>