We offer a variety of research opportunities for medical students Medical Student Research Openings, because early training can enhance competitiveness in residency programs and provide meaningful career direction. We back up those opportunities with specific medical student research resources to ensure your success. For current PhD students studying biomedical sciences, we also offer a variety of graduate research opportunities to further develop their career.
There are literally hundreds of postdoctoral research opportunities at Ohio State in virtually every medical specialty. You can join in ongoing research or develop a project of your own, knowing experienced faculty mentors will provide expert guidance. In fact, we provide our faculty mentors many resources so they can be more effective in that role.
Medical and Graduate Student Opportunities
Professional Research Opportunities and Resources
Research Volunteer Opportunities
College of Medicine Research Day
Our Research Day, held each spring, features posters from hundreds of trainees, a trainee speaker series, and a keynote address by a world-renowned researcher in the field of biomedical science. Graduate, undergraduate, medical and MD/PhD students, in addition to postdoctoral fellows and researchers and clinical residents and fellows, participate in this annual event.