The Medical Student Research Program is dedicated to providing opportunities for all medical students to engage in a variety of research activities – both basic and clinical – in conjunction with the faculty at UT Southwestern Medical Center. These projects will count toward an application for M.D. with Distinction in Research.
Several avenues are available:
On-Campus Research Opportunities
Since our office cannot keep up with the plethora of research being done on campus, we have devised a list of research coordinators in different departments who are frequently looking for medical students for summer or year-long research projects.
Please feel free to contact them in you are interested in their research field. If the department you are interested in is not listed, contact the mentor you are interested in working with directly.
Manager, Clinical Research
Lorrie Burkhalter, B.S., CCRC
Clinical Research Coordinator
Clinical Laboratory Manager
Residency Program Coordinator