Research & Service Opportunities
FOM1 Pathway Programs
Pathway on Clinical and Translational Research
In 2007 the University of Massachusetts Medical School launched a new pathway to introduce methods and concepts in clinical/translational research.
Global Health Pathway
The Global Health Pathway (GHP) is a competitive, four-year curriculum that trains and supports medical students to be future leaders and providers in global health.
FOM1 Summer Programs
Summer Curriculum Development Service Program
UMMS students have the opportunity to work for pay with faculty to develop new curriculum during the summer months.
Medical Student Summer Research Program
Faculty mentors provide projects on which SOM students work for pay during an 8-week period in the summer after their first medical school year at UMMS.
Summer Service-Learning Assistantship Program
Coordinated in conjunction with the department of Family Medicine and Community Health, the Summer Service-Learning Assistantship Program offers rising second-year medical students the opportunity to work in a wide variety of community-based health, educational and human service organizations across the Commonwealth during the summer months.
Guido Majno Fellowship in Pathology
This educational 8-week summer program provides students clinical exposure through patient care activities in pathology and the opportunity to work on a mentored capstone project in an area of research, clinical practice, or medical education.
Majno Fellowship sample schedule
Advanced Studies Students
Senior Scholars Program
The Senior Scholars Program provides an opportunity for scholarly activities for fourth year Medical Students.