Yale Summer Medical & Dental Education Program

Yale School of Medicine is one of the twelve sites of the Summer Medical and Dental Education Program (SMDEP), a national program of The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Approximately 80 students attend Yale each summer.

Yale SMDEP provides an intensive six week exposure to science, clinical medicine, and career counseling for motivated college students and graduates who want to attend medical school.

Interested candidates may apply through an online application at the national SMDEP program website.

  • Yale SMDEP Program Description
  • SMDEP Online Application
  • Student Guide to Yale SMDEP
  • Contact Yale SMDEP
  • SMDEP National Program Office