Welcome to the Mount Sinai MD/PhD Program

Welcome to the MD/PhD program at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York City. You will be joining a rigorous, integrated Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP) that combines clinical education from one of the nation’s leading medical schools with next-generation research in one of the nation’s foremost biomedical research communities, with the two tightly integrated in an extraordinarily effective translational environment. Our MSTP takes a cross-disciplinary approach to address complex biomedical problems, promote innovative collaborations, and expose students to initiatives that bridge science and medicine. Mount Sinai’s MSTP graduates are uniquely poised to embark upon careers as leaders to drive basic science discoveries toward improved clinical care.


Thomas Hays, MDPhD Student

Seventh year MD/PhD student Thomas Hays speaks about his experience at the Icahn School of Medicine.

Life as a First Year Med Student

In this documentary short film, we follow several medical students through their first year of medical school at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (ISMMS) in New York City.

Innovation at Mount Sinai

The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai has created a uniquely fertile environment for its scientists, clinicians, and faculty to innovate biomedical research, practice, and education -- with the ultimate aim of producing the kinds of discoveries and therapeutic advances that will change how humans are effected by disease.


The East Harlem Health Outreach Partnership (EHHOP) is a free medical clinic run by the medical students of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and supervised by Mount Sinai physicians. The clinic is run to provide free medical care to the residents of East Harlem.

Meet the Director

Margaret H. Baron, MD, PhD, Senior Associate Dean for Education and Director of the MD/PhD Program;  Irene and Dr. Arthur M. Fishberg Professor of Medicine;  Professor of Developmental and Regenerative Biology and of Oncological Sciences;  Member, Tisch Cancer Institute and Black Family Stem Cell Institute. Our program focuses on development of the hematopoietic (blood) system.  Read More

Contact Us

Mount Sinai MD/PhD Program
One Gustave L. Levy Place, Box 1022
New York, NY 10029-6574

Tel: 212-241-6972
Fax: 212-241-0651
Send e-mail

Office Location
Annenberg 5th floor, Room A5-206
Hours of Operation: 9am-5pm, M-F

Courtney Manning
MD/PhD Administrator

For application specific questions:
Admissions Office
Tel: 212-241-6696
Send email