Explore Research Innovation at UCLA Health
"UCLA STAR encourages you to lead rather than to follow and that’s the path that most awardees take.They choose to reach for the stars rather than sit back and admire them." - Tamer Sallam, MD, PhD, STAR Program Assistant Director
"Welcome pull quote here from Dr. Demer's video to further underscore the message that prospective awardees can find by watching this video.” Linda L. Demer, MD, PhD Executive Director, UCLA STAR Program
Among graduates from the first 20 years:
Basic ScienceHealth Services/Outcomes ResearchPostdoctoral Research
The STAR Program is a unique curriculum designed for optimal training of physician-scientists.
“The support offered is unparalleled in providing fellows a strong foundation for a career in academic research.” - Cherie Blair, MD