Second-look Weekend

Students who receive offers of admission to Duke MSTP are invited to a virtual second look at Duke. Second-look for 2021 is scheduled for Tuesday, March 16, through Sunday, March 21. The MSTP-OPSD (Office of Physician Scientists) Symposium takes place Tuesday and Wednesday. Thursday through Sunday activities offer visitors a glimpse of the intellectual climate and opportunities available at Duke University School of Medicine and a taste of social life at Duke and in Durham.

The weekend is a good chance to learn about the campus and community in more detail and to ask questions about Duke MSTP, the medical school, and ongoing research in the basic science departments. Applicants are welcome to interview with more faculty members, taking the opportunity to explore further the sorts of research being done at Duke. Applicants interested in interviews should notify the MSTP office ( of the particular faculty members with whom they would like to meet.

Registration for Second-look

Be sure to register for the Second-look Weekend with the Google docs information that was sent to you from the School of Medicine and MSTP. You will also need to register separately for the MSTP-OPSD Symposium with the link that was sent to you. Please reach out to Margaret Weber ( or Tiwonda Johnson-Blount ( with any questions.