Combined Doctor of Medicine/Doctor of Philosophy Program (M.D./Ph.D.)

The M.D./Ph.D. Program is offered jointly by the Temerty Faculty of Medicine and the School of Graduate Studies. For highly motivated students with superior research and academic potential, the M.D./Ph.D. program offers a unique training environment for individuals who want to pursue careers in academic medicine and research. Curriculum integration between medical school and graduate school is achieved on an individual basis, and the dual degrees are completed in seven to eight years. To gain admission to the M.D./Ph.D. Program, students must be acceptable both to the undergraduate medical program and to a graduate department or institute. Students should consult the appropriate graduate department or institute regarding research programs and potential supervisors.  Please visit: MD/PhD ProgramFor admissions and inquiries, please contact:


Medical Science Building, Room 2256
1 Kings College Circle
Toronto, ON M5S 1A8

Telephone:  (416) 978-3277

Dr. Nicola Jones, Director

Kendra Hawke, Program Manager