Top-Ranked PhD Programs in Biomedical Sciences Led by World-Renowned Faculty

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The Coordinated Doctoral Programs in Biomedical Sciences at the Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons are part of Columbia University Graduate School of Arts and Sciences and are located at the Columbia University Irving Medical Center campus. Columbia’s diverse academic resources and proximity to other scientific institutions offer endless opportunities to attend data clubs, lectures, and symposia, as well as to pursue research collaborations or learn new techniques.

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