Medical College of Wisconsin

Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

Interdisciplinary Program in Biomedical Science


8701 Watertown Plank Road

Milwaukee, WI 53226

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Ph.D. in Biochemistry; Biophysics; Biostatistics; Cell Biology, Neurobiology and Anatomy; Microbiology and Molecular Genetics; Pharmacology; Physiology, M.S. - Epidemiology; Healthcare Technologies Management; Bioinformatics; Medical Informatics; M.A. - Bioethics; M.P.H. - Public Health

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Interdisciplinary Program in Biomedical Sciences is committed to preparing graduate students for research careers in the 21st century through an integrated approach to cutting-edge scientific problems.  The core curriculum provides a strong foundation in molecular and cell biology, biochemistry, cell signaling and genetics.  Student perform four laboratory rotations with faculty drawn from five departments, gaining insight into a breadth of research topics and experimental approaches.  The goal is to guide students from learning what is known to posing insightful questions about what is not known – and to give them the tools to address these questions with rigor and creativity.


The Medical College of Wisconsin is fully accredited by the North Central Association of the Higher

Facts & Figures

Classification: Specialized Institution—Medical school or medical center

Locale: Small Suburb

Size & Settings: 1,000-2,999

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