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Department of Medicine

Department of Medicine

  Division of General Internal Medicine

Research Education and Career Development

The Division has developed extensive research training infrastructure that supports education and career development for clinician scientists throughout the Schools of the Health Sciences. The research educational resources are available through the ICRE, directed by Dr. Kapoor, and are customized to meet the needs of students who are from diverse training backgrounds and conducting research in a variety of areas.


The certificate and degree programs include:


The major career development programs include:


The Division has 38 research faculty members (23 MDs and 15 PhDs) who are devoting the majority of their efforts to research. The Division has 7 current career development awards including KL2, K24, K23, K12, and VA Career Development Awards. More than 50% of the Division’s research budget is from external funding. The Division is well funded, largely from the National Institutes of Health, the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, the VA, the pharmaceutical industry, and private foundations.