Application for Admission into the MD/PhD Program
Statement of Purpose
In a maximum of 2 pages, please address the following issues:
1. Why are you interested in pursuing a dual MD/PhD degree instead of individual MD or PhD degrees?
2. What experiences, people and events compelled you to pursue a combined degree?
3. What are your unique qualifications?
4. What are your research interests and why do you wish to attend the program at the UNM School of
5. What are your career goals?
6. Discuss any problems or inconsistencies in your records or scores and any special conditions that are not
revealed elsewhere in the application.
Send this form directly to: Office of Research ATTN: BREP
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001