Comparative Medicine Fellowship Curriculum

The Comparative Medicine Fellowship is a research-intensive program that includes three years of salary support and provides a unique opportunity for motivated graduate veterinarians interested in advanced research training leading to a career as an independent investigator.

The program typically leads to a PhD in molecular and cellular bioscience, molecular medicine and translational sciences, or integrative physiology and pharmacology.


Research opportunities include internationally-recognized programs in:

  • Aging
  • Behavioral neuroscience
  • Cancer
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Diabetes
  • Immunology
  • Microbiology
  • Neurodegenerative disorders
  • Radiation effects
  • Regenerative medicine
  • Reproductive system disorders
  • Substance abuse
  • Women's health
To learn more about the program, please contact Nancy Kock, DVM, PhD.