A student uses a pipette while working in the lab.

Biomedical Sciences, PhD

Take your research from the bench to the bedside with your Doctor of Biomedical Sciences.

EVMS School of Health Professions Open House

Considering a career in health professions or biomedical research? Sign up for our open house on Nov. 2, and see which program is right for you.

Your work can create change

Research in biomedical sciences has the power to change the world. Biomedical Sciences Program Director Maggie Morris, PhD, is researching the theory that a virus may play a role in Type 1 diabetes.

Explore the causes of disease and search for future breakthroughs in medicine.

Go above and beyond

Jessica Burket – a Biomedical Sciences PhD student – was recently chosen as one of only 16 people worldwide to take part in the NASA Space Radiation Summer School in New York. 

Jessica Burket, a Biomedical Sciences PhD student, works in the lab.

Take the next step in your career

Monicah Njogu Bwayi, PhD, graduated from EVMS in 2016. She’s now a postdoctoral research fellow at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in the chemical biology and therapeutics department.