Research Opportunities for Students

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Research Opportunities for Students2017-03-09T13:16:03+00:00

Research Opportunities for StudentsResearch Opportunities for Students


Rockford medical students have many opportunities to participate in community-based, basic or clinical research. The Office of Research mentors and connects students to researchers in the surrounding communities and provides assistance with study design, IRB requirements and statistical analysis.  Additionally, they offer several programs specifically targeting students interested in research.

James Scholar Program

Community, Clinical Research and Educational Grant Award

Student & Resident Research Travel Award

Additional research opportunities include:
•  Student Rural Research Projects – Medical students interested in conducting research on rural topics should contact Martin MacDowell, DrPH ( or Michael Glasser, PhD ( from the National Center for Rural Health Professions.