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Whether you are part of our community or are interested in joining us, we welcome you to Washington University School of Medicine.


The future of medicine starts here.

Our physicians, scientists, teachers and scholars are driven to make a difference. Join our community to make your mark.

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We connect the brightest minds in medicine.

With passion and determination, our teachers, scholars, caregivers and innovators come together to tackle medicine's toughest challenges.

We're turning ideals into action.

The School of Medicine is taking meaningful action to increase diversity on campus and in medical professions.


Student-centered medicine

Students choose #WashUMed for the culture of camaraderie, flexibility of curriculum and outstanding opportunities after graduation.

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We are a community of leaders.

Engaged in our fields at home and around the world, we are defining the future of health and medicine.


The future of medicine starts here.

Our top-ranked, student-centered programs will prepare you to join the next generation of leaders.

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209 patents filed by faculty and students in FY2016
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clinical specialties and subspecialties
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18 nobel laureates associated with the school
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67% of faculty members also treat patients

Our city will surprise you.

Here you’ll find charming neighborhoods, vibrant cultural and culinary scenes, and plenty of fun for nature-lovers and urbanites alike – all packed into an incredibly affordable city.

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