The Graduate Program in Molecular Medicine at the University of Maryland Baltimore offers research and training opportunities with internationally-renowned scientists. Our Molecular Medicine Program is an interdisciplinary program of study leading to a Ph.D. degree. There are three different research tracks: Cancer Biology, Genome Biology and Molecular Physiology & Pharmacology. Each provides for a unique interdisciplinary research and graduate training experience that is ideally suited for developing scientists of the post-genomic era.
Faculty mentors in this graduate program are leaders in their respective research areas and reside in various departments and Organized Research Centers in the School of Medicine and Dental School, the Institute for Genomic Sciences (IGS), the Institute of Human Virology (IHV), the Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Cancer Center, and the Center for Vascular and Inflammatory Diseases (CVID). The over 150 faculty in the Graduate Program in Molecular Medicine are internationally recognized for their research in biotechnology, cancer, cardiovascular and renal biology, functional genomics and genetics, membrane biology, muscle biology, neuroscience and neurotoxicology, reproduction and vascular biology.