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Prospective Students

The mission of the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health in Madison is to help meet the health needs of Wisconsin and beyond through excellence in education, research, patient care and community service. We train future health care leaders through our education programs in medicine, graduate studies and health professions such as physical therapy, physician assistant, genetic counseling and public health.


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Education from Bench to Bedside


Explore our education programs:

Realize Your Potential


What makes us special? Our innovative curriculum, diverse research opportunities and world-class facilities are among the reasons students are attracted to the UW School of Medicine and Public Health.


Watch the video to learn what drew Patrick Brown to our Medical Scientist Training Program.

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A Great Place to Learn, Live and Play


When class is over, you'll find a wealth of recreational and cultural diversions in Madison, which is consistently ranked as one of the best places to live in the country. From relaxing at the Memorial Union Terrace to exploring the city's outstanding network of running and biking trails, there's always something fun to do in Madison.


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Last updated: 08/03/2015
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