The student body organizes a two-day annual retreat at a camp or
hotel in New Hampshire or on Cape Cod. Senior students typically
present their own research as well as that of other members of their
labs and other students describe their research in poster
The main purpose of the retreat is to
allow students to meet each other informally, to discuss research and
graduate student life, and to participate in group activities. The
opportunity to discuss research in the absence of faculty members often
helps students (especially more junior students) overcome their
reluctance to speak up in journal clubs and research reports.
is for PhD students who want to integrate clinical infectious disease problems into basic research on pathogenic mechansisms and host responses.
Boston is a great walking city. Beacon Hill, Back Bay and Newbury Street are just a few exciting destinations.
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