Elective Director:    

David Huston MD 713.677.8100

Coordinator:    

Mary Ann Wolff 979.436.0312

Additional Faculty: Warren Zimmer MD

Reporting Location: The MRSP is an eight to 12 week program that runs from June through August. The program can be completed in Temple, Houston or Bryan-College Station, but attendance at the Aug. 2 poster presentation in Bryan-College Station is mandatory.

Duration: 8 to 12 weeks 

Number of Students: Unlimited

When Offered: June through August

Scheduling Method: Lottery (external application due March 1 also required)

Program:  MRSP students will attend a series of lectures that complement the lab experience and explore the needed elements of a biomedical research project. This series includes talks in which principles of scientific investigation, publication, research funding, ethical aspects of human and animal experimentation, and regulatory issues will be discussed. Additional topics of these weekly meetings include faculty presentations of research and attendance at monthly clinical science and translational research (CSTR) grand rounds. A sample program listing of topics presented is attached.

Medical Research Scholar Program and Application

This elective is pending approval and will be listed as a student initiated elective credit on transcripts for the academic year 2016-17
The elective is available only to Texas A&M College of Medicine students