Seminars, journal clubs and research workshops are a key aspect of
graduate training and central to the MERGE-ID track. MERGE-ID trainees
attend the seminar series sponsored by the Immunology and the Molecular
Microbiology Graduate Programs. They also participate in a journal
club and research workshop in which research findings are presented.
important aspect of MERGE-ID training involves participation in the
activities sponsored by the Division of Geographic Medicine and
Infectious Disease. These include the Infectious Disease Fellows
Journal Club, a case discussion group organized by MD fellows, and the
Infectious Disease Rounds, activities that involve MD trainees and
staff physicians. Participation in these activities will help MERGE-ID
students understand problems faced by practicing physicians and also
immerse them in the culture of medical practice.
Ralph Isberg, PhD
Health Science Campus
The Health Sciences Campus is home to Sackler, the Schools of Medicine, Dental Medicine, Nutrition, Tufts Medical Center and several research institutes.
Apply to the Sackler School
The priority application deadlines are as follows:
December 1: Basic Science Division PhD Programs
February 15: Building Diversity in Biomedical Sciences
March 31: Post-Baccalaureate Research Program
May 1: Clinical & Translational Science, MS in Pharmacology & Drug Development
June 15: Online Certificate in Fundamentals of Clinical Care Research