Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University
Sidney Kimmel Medical College
Department of Medicine

Student Opportunities

Clinical Research

For medical students in their fourth year who are already involved in an ongoing research project, a 4-week research elective can be arranged through the Department of Medicine so that they may get academic credit for their investigational efforts. Interested students should contact Courtney Preston, Education Programs Administrator.


Student Summer Research

This 7-10 week program lets students who have finished their first year get involved in basic science, translational, clinical or population health research. Several weeks of mentored research and seminars create an invaluable student experience. Interested students should contact Annette Chesson, or click here to learn more


Funding Opportunities

Find out where to apply for funding in both the public and private sector. Learn more