Transitioning to grad school is not like starting over

The first two years of medical school are a veritable hurricane of information. Students spend days memorizing concepts like Charcot’s triad, primary sclerosing cholangitis, and the branches of the brachial plexus, as they accelerate towards a head on collision with Step 1 of the boards. In the aftermath of that event, MSTP students watch as their MD peers enter… Read More Transitioning to grad school is not like starting over

Welcome!

Hey everyone! Welcome to the new UAB MSTP blog!  That’s “the Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP) at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB)” to you.  Yes, the “at Birmingham” is part of our name, even though UAB actually also has 3 branch campuses ( Tuscaloosa, Huntsville, and a new one opening in Montgomery). Here,… Read More Welcome!