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  • Rice University welcomes the 2013-2014 HHMI MIG Fellows

Contact Us

Mailing Address
Institute of Biosciences and Bioengineering, MS-144
Rice University
P.O. Box 1892
Houston, Texas 77251-1892

Physical Address
Institute of Biosciences and Bioengineering, MS-144
Suite 170 BioScience Research Collaborative (BRC)
Rice University
Houston, Texas 77005-1827

Email: hhmimig@rice.edu  


Welcome to Med Into Grad

Med Into Grad is a Ph.D. training program in Translational Cancer Diagnostics and Therapeutics Research for Bioengineers and Biophysicists that integrates cancer biology, clinical medicine, translational research, and bioengineering.

As partners, Rice University and The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center have developed a unique training program for bioengineering graduate students that integrates:

  • Courses in cancer biology, clinical medicine, bioengineering and translational research,
  • Unique internship in clinical cancer care and translational research, and
  • Jointly mentored interdisciplinary Ph.D. projects.


    2014 Med Into Grad fellows embedding human tissue specimens in lab. 

News and Media

Rice University Welcomes the 2014-2015 HHMI MIG Fellows

The newest HHMI MIG Fellows were welcomed to the BioScience Research Collaborative on June 10th, 2014.  Read more »   


Our Program

Download the Application & Program Flyer
2014 Rice University / UT MD Anderson Med Into Grad Program in Translational Cancer Diagnostics & Therapeutics Research for Bioengineers & Biophysicists

Please Note: We are no longer accepting applications at this time. 


Lissett Bickford

Short videos of Med Into Grad Fellows, Lissett Bickford, Darren Roblyer  and Nadhi Thekke, discussing their experiences in the program: (Requires Windows Media Player.) »