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AMA Global Health Challenge: A call for support!

Pitt Med students have been chosen as finalists for the American Medical Association’s Global Health Challenge. If they win, they would receive the opportunity to travel to a Latin American country with the AMA to help areas in need. Please click the blue “thumbs up”/like button to vote now!


UPSOM to Launch Physician-Scientist Incubator Program

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University of Pittsburgh Ranks Third in Top 50 NIH-Funded Institution of 2018.

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It's a Match!

Match Day pairs future doctors with residency traning. 


Pittsburgh:  FUTURE. FORGED.      FOR ALL.

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Road Trip: Pittsburgh!

Watch Conde Nast Travelor tour Pittsburgh.  <Watch Now>


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Important Admission Dates



Application Cycle 2017-2018

August 12, 2018

White Coat Ceremony

August 13 - 17, 2018

Orientation Week

August 20, 2018

First Day of MS1 and MS2 Classes



Application Cycle 2018-2019

October 1, 2018

MSTP (MD/PhD) AMCAS Application Deadline

October 15, 2018
MD AMCAS Application Deadline

November 15, 2018
Supplemental Application Deadline

Supplemental Application Fee - $100.00

August 27, 2018 - December 14, 2018

Interview season

January 31, 2019

Admissions Decisions Released







Our Mission

The mission of the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is to improve the health and well-being of individuals and populations through cutting-edge biomedical research, innovative educational programs in medicine and biomedical science, and leadership in academic medicine.  We strive to implement this mission with the highest professional and ethical standards, in a culture of diversity and inclusiveness, and in an environment that enables each individual to develop to his or her fullest potential.