TIPS Participating Schools and Programs



School of Medicine

School of Science and Engineering

School of Public Health & Tropical Medicine

Tulane National Primate Research Center


Programs Aligned with the TIPS

Medical Students
  1. Medical Student Physician/Scientist Program

    The Tulane medical student Physician/Scientist Program (P/SP) provides the necessary skills to become both sound clinicians and accomplished scientists. The overarching aim of the program is to promote a view of medicine and science as unified endeavors rather than distinct disciplines.

  2. MD/MPH Program

    Tulane's MD/MPH combined degree program offers Tulane School of Medicine students a unique opportunity to build on their patient-based medical education with a population-based public health degree.

  3. MD/PhD in Public Health Program

    Tulane's MD/PhD in Public Health Program is designed to train physician-scientists for careers as leaders in both academic medicine and research in a way that will address future public health needs.

  4. DeBakey Scholars Program

    The DeBakey Scholars Program aims to foster self-directed, life-long learning. Medical students will do an in-depth scholarly project in an academic area of interest related to medicine or health care under the close mentorship of a faculty member.


Program Development in Progress

  1. Tulane Faculty Physician Scientist Pipeline Program (PSPP)

    The purpose of the Physician Scientist Pipeline Program is to foster career development of early stage physicians and increase the number of highly qualified, competent, and clinically trained scientists with interests ranging from basic to translational and clinically oriented research at Tulane School of Medicine.

  2. Faculty Development and Mentoring Initiative

    The Faculty Development and Mentoring Initiative is intended to advance faculty members' work, foster mentoring relationships, and meet faculty professional development needs.