Explore Research Innovation at the David Geffen School of Medicine
The research opportunities and resources you will be afforded at UCLA are immense.
The David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA has a proud tradition of producing accomplished physician-scientists. Not only will you be given outstanding opportunities to contribute to scientific discovery, you will be exposed to our world-renowned faculty who's ever evolving innovations and groundbreaking research inform scientific and medical thought around the globe.
The Health Disparities Summer Program exposes students to a variety of projects and didactic seminars highlighting research methods and issues related to disparities research, including ethical issues, community-based participatory research and health policy. Students spend eight weeks in a research experience under the direct mentorship of a UCLA and/or Drew/UCLA faculty member allowing them to explore potential careers in health disparities and/or minority health.