Molecular Medicine, Doctoral/PhD

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The Graduate Program in Molecular Medicine at the University of Maryland School of Medicine at the University of Maryland, Baltimore offers a wide range of research and training opportunities with internationally-renowned scientists.

Our Molecular Medicine Program is an interdisciplinary ‘umbrella’ program of study leading to a PhD degree. There are three different interactive research tracks, providing for unique interdisciplinary research and graduate training experiences, combined with cutting-edge technologies, that are ideally suited for developing scientists of the post-genomic era. The over 170 faculty in this graduate program are leaders in their respective research areas and reside in various departments and Organized Research Centers within the School of Medicine and Dental School, the Institute for Genomic Sciences (IGS), the Institute of Human Virology (IHV), the Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Comprehensive Cancer Center, and the Center for Vascular and Inflammatory Diseases (CVID). Faculty expertise spans a continuum from basic to translational research through to clinical research in a wide range of disciplines including cancer biology, cardiovascular and renal biology, stem cells, functional genomics and genetics, membrane biology, muscle biology, neuroscience and neurotoxicology, reproduction, and vascular biology.

Details, Dates & Deadlines

Program Details

Class Format

Full Time, Part Time

Program Length

60 months

Cost/Credit Hour

In State: $638
Out of State: $1102

Dates & Deadlines

Application Deadline: December 1

Program Contacts


Chelsea Leonard
Academic Services Specialist


Dr. Ryan Riddle
Program Director