The Dean’s Scholars program supports MDs performing basic science research at the end of their clinical training.

This program provides salary support, protected research time and intensive mentorship to set these outstanding trainees on the path to a successful physician-scientist career.

Announcing The Interesting Patient Study (TIPS)


Many successful physician-scientists can recall a specific patient who sparked their curiosity and set them on the path towards an investigative career. The Interesting Patient Study (TIPS) provides Washington University clinical trainees in any department the opportunity get involved in basic research by more deeply studying the interesting patients that they see in the clinic or hospital using core facilities and local experts. Learn more »

Now accepting nominations!


TIPS conferences are the first Wednesday
of each month at 4:30 PM
Access the zoom links here