University of Pittsburgh

School of Medicine

Interdisciplinary Biomedical Studies


4200 Fifth Ave

Pittsburgh, PA 15260

United States


1-412- 624-9300

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Interdisciplinary Biomedical Studies

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Ph.D. students spend their first year taking courses in the interdisciplinary program, undergoing laboratory rotations, and identifying their adviser and area of research. Students then move into the degree path for one of the following programs: Cell Biology and Molecular Physiology, Cellular and Molecular Pathology, Immunology, Molecular Genetics and Developmental Biology, Molecular Virology and Microbiology, or Molecular Pharmacology.


The University of Pittsburgh, including its School of Medicine is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. In addition, the School of Medicine is accredited by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education of the Council on Medical Education of the American Medical Association and by the Executive Council of the Association of American Medical Colleges.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Loans Offered: To determine eligiblity for federal student aid, students should begin by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Federal School Code: 00337900

Locale: Large City

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