The Association of Diverse Physician-Scientists in Training (ADePT)

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Begun in 2019, the Association of Diverse Physician-scientists in Training (ADePT) is an organization within the MD-PhD Program for students from backgrounds traditionally underrepresented in science and medicine, as well as their allies, with the goal of encouraging and facilitating community-building, advocacy, and mentorship.


For more information, contact the ADePT Organizational Board:

Student Leadership

Faculty Advisory

  • Marcus D. Goncalves, MD, MSE, PhD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College

Dr. Jose Aleman-Diaz, MD, PhD

On December 2, 2019, ADePT hosted their first Invited Lecture with guest speaker Dr. José Alemán-Díaz, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Endocrinology at NYU Langone Medial Center and graduate of the Harvard-MIT MD-PhD Program. 

ADePT Dinner, Spring 2022

MD-PhD students and alumni held their spring dinner in June of 2022 and plan the coming year. Pictured are Camila Villasante, Farid Aboharb, Xavier Garcia, Olivia Maguire, Renan Aparicio, Marcus Goncalves, Monica Acosta, Stephanie Pierre, Rhiannon Aguilar, Bri Christophers, Ellie Benitez, and Samuel Williams (clockwise from lower left).