The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine educates physicians who are science-based, skilled, and compassionate clinicians prepared to meet the challenges of practicing medicine in the 21st century, and educates investigators who are prepared to conduct cutting-edge biomedical research focused on bettering the human condition and advancing the fundamental understanding of medical science.
The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine looks for resourceful, creative applicants who are leaders and who balance academic achievement with an abiding sense of personal discovery and a deep commitment to serving others.
The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is a dynamic, fast-growing national leader in sciences, education, and medicine. We are proud of our long tradition of research excellence and training by world-class faculty members committed to mentoring the next generation of scientists and medical professionals.
Tomorrow's break-throughs depend directly on today's advances in basic research. The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine stands among the nation's leading centers of basic and applied biomedical research.
The UPSOM Experience
In 2004, The Scientist, an international news journal for life scientists, listed the University of Pittsburgh among the top 15 institutions at which to work based on a survey of postdocs.