Jefferson Physician Scientist Association

Membership Eligibility: All Jefferson Students  

Membership Dues or Fees: None

Description: 
The Jefferson Physician-Scientist Association seeks to represent the interest of MD and MD-PhD students. Specifically, the Association seeks to promote the advancement of translational medicine on campus by promoting interactions between student organizations representing basic science, patient care and advocacy; providing a resource for Jefferson students pursuing research outside of a formal training program; and facilitating an interdisciplinary network of mentorship, community building and mutual support for student physician-scientists. Members regularly attend monthly translational seminars, the MD-PhD retreat, and biannual guest lecture series.

CONTACT INFORMATION

Organization Email: jpsa@students.jefferson.edu

Student Organization Advisor: Scott Waldman, MD, PhD Professor, Department Chair, Department of Pharmacology & Experimental Therapeutics; Jefferson Alumni Hall, 1020 Locust Street, Room 368, Philadelphia, PA 19107 | 215-955-6086 voice mail, 215-955-5681 fax