MD/PhD

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A degree in medicine and a doctorate of philosophy

MD/PhD

Academia A person with a degree in medicine and a doctorate of philosophy. See Triple threat.
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The work was funded by the National Institutes of Health, the March of Dimes and Stanford's Medical Scientist Training Program.
doctoral student in the Department of Electrical Engineering and in the Medical Scientist Training Program, School of Medicine; and Krishna V.
The study was supported by National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowships, National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships, Christopher Reeve Foundation grants, Bio-X Fellowship support, the NIH Medical Scientist Training Program, a Burroughs Wellcome Fund Career Award in the Biomedical Sciences, the Stanford Center for Integrated Systems, the NSF Center for Neuromorphic Systems Engineering at Caltech, the Office of Naval Research Adaptive Neural Systems, the Sloan Foundation and the Whitaker Foundation.
So I think this new graduate program will complement the Medical Scientist Training Program (MD/PhD program) to set Stanford up nicely to be a leader in this area.
Paul Insel is Professor of Pharmacology and Professor of Medicine at the University of California, San Diego, and Director of the Medical Scientist Training Program.

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