The Office of Research Education's Medical Student Research Program aims to connect interested Medical Students to basic, clinical, and translational research, mentors, and funding opportunities.
Events and Presentations
The Medical Student Research Program, in conjunction with the College of Medicine and the Landacre Research Honor Society, strive to host a variety of events that initiate and enhance quality research experiences. During each academic year, these recurring events highlight research, funding and educational trainings:
August 8, 2019; 8 - 8:30 a.m., 160 Meiling Hall
- COM Medical Student Orientation “Research Opportunities”
Aug. 19, 2019; 10 - 11 a.m., 160 Meiling Hall
- Career Development: Research in Medical Careers
Aug. 29, 2019; 9 -10 a.m., 160 Meiling Hall
- Evidence Based Inquiry & Research Learning Objectives
Sept. 20, 2019; LSI Module
- Exploring Medical Research in the Summer Introduction to Medical Student Research Opportunities & How to Prepare a Competitive Research Proposal
Date and Time TBD
- 2019 Dean’s Fall Scholarship Awards Ceremony (Presentation of Awards to Medical Students Recognized for Research Accomplishments)
Oct. 7, 2019; 9 a.m.
- Applications open to apply for 2019 College of Medicine Medical Student Research Scholarship
Oct. 17, 2019; 3 - 5 p.m., 115 Biomedical Research Tower
- Medical Student Research Opportunities Fair Meet faculty from Ohio State College of Medicine and Nationwide Children's Hospital
TBD 12 - 2:30 p.m., 115 Biomedical Research Tower
- Medical Student Research Symposium
Dec. 2, 2019; 5 p.m.
- COM Medical Student Research Scholarship: Phase I Documents Due, 5:00 PM
Jan. 6, 2020; 5 p.m.
- COM Medical Student Research Scholarship: Phase II Documents Due, 5:00 PM
Jan. 22, 2020 – Feb. 5, 2020
April 1, 2020
- College of Medicine Medical Student Research 2019 Scholarship Award Notifications (via email)
April 16, 2020, Biomedical Research Tower
- 2019 OSU COM Trainee Research Day
May 1, 2020; 12 - 3 p.m. Ross Heart Hospital Auditorium
- Medical Student Summer Research Kickoff (Mandatory of all MDSR Scholarship Recipients)
May 21, 2020; 5 – 8 p.m.
- 2020 Landacre Honor Society Induction Ceremony
News and Awards
As a medical student at Ohio State, you will have numerous opportunities to test your interest in biomedical research or contribute to studies conducted by some of the nation’s most respected research scientists. Many of our students perform research with the aid of scholarships and fellowships designed to support their research interests while pursuing a medical degree.