Recent Announcements

November 13, 2020 - TL1 Pre-doctoral Clinical Research Training Program - Call for Applications (Medical Students)
TL1 Pre-doctoral Clinical Research Training Program (pdf)

Students - please see opportunity to have a one-year NIH-funded research project during medical school (usually between years 3 and 4). 

For more information, please contact:
Connie Koog at


Saul Schaefer, MD
Professor of Medicine
Director Medical Student Research
Director M.D./Ph.D Program
University of California Davis
Chief, Cardiology section

November 17, 2020- Research Town hall to provide information on doing research during medical school.

Topics to be covered:

  • Opportunities for research- Medical Student Research Fellowship and Research Selective
  • Resources for finding a project and mentor
  • Support mechanisms for attending conferences and publishing

February 5, 2021 deadline to apply- G.E.R.M Program, Now Accepting Applications for Medical Student Research Grants G.E.R.M (Grants for Emerging Researchers/Clinicians Mentorship) Program

March 2, 2021- Poster Day

Join us for the annual poster day and support the medical students present their research poster.  More information to come in January 2021.