Education

Whatever your educational goals, our office can direct you to programs that will advance your academic and professional career.

Undergraduate Students

Early Opportunity Program in Medicine

A pre-admission to the Jacobs School Medical Degree Program for qualified students who are 'Underrepresented in Medicine'.  This early admissions program is for eligible sophmores enrolled in our partner schools listed below:

SUNY Buffalo State, Canisius College, University at Buffalo, D'Youville College, Niagara University and Tougaloo College

http://medicine.buffalo.edu/education/md/diversity/early-assurance.html

A summer program for undergraduates with a strong interest in pursuing an MD or MD/PhD.

A summer program where students from across the country work in UB faculty labs, performing research and learning about graduate career options.

Seven UB schools participate to give students hands-on research experience in STEM fields.

Graduate Students

Supports, mentors and fosters professional development in PhD graduate students enrolled in PhD or MD/PhD programs across seven schools at UB and Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center.

Develops student talents, promotes the professional growth of PhD students and enhances intellectual and cultural diversity in the biomedical and behavioral sciences at UB.

A UB institute building a diverse and inclusive community of graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, faculty and staff. Funding goes to exceptional first-year PhD students who enhance diversity and bring new perspectives to accelerate discovery in all disciplines. 

Additional Resources

Universities and professional societies share information and training materials to support student recruitment and diversity and inclusion programs.