Connecting to the Medical School

Three new sections have been established within Alpert Medical School:

  • Medical Education
    All medical education activities will be consolidated into one cohesive academic unit. The section will launch new master’s programs, and will restore and grow Brown’s MD/PhD program.
  • Human Genetics, Genomics, and Personalized Medicine
    Human genetics has become a fundamental aspect of modern biomedical research. The section will build expertise in diseases, applied approaches, and algorithms, statistics, and quantitative methodologies for genetic analysis.
  • Translational Medicine
    This section brings together physicians and scientists who are focused on pursuing new lines of translational research to increase our understanding of disease and create new therapies.

Connecting to Brown and Beyond

 The horizontally integrated research teams within BITS provides opportunities to connect the Division of Biology and Medicine with experts in the: