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15 Great Reasons to Choose Upstate!

  1. Outstanding Research

  2. Daily Interaction with Faculty Research Advisor

  3. Well-Funded, Modern Labs

  4. Tuition Waiver and Competitive Stipend

  5. Affordable Cost of Living

  6. State-of-the-Art Research and Academic Facilities

  7. Bi-Weekly Grand Rounds Course

  8. Basic Science and Clinically-Oriented Research

  9. Comprehensive Core Curriculum

  10. Formal Training in Grant Writing

  11. Travel Money for Meetings

  12. Outstanding Support and Advisement

  13. Peer to Peer Mentoring

  14. Close-knit MD/PhD Community

  15. Integrated Program - One foot in medicine, one foot in research