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MD Program

Research, Innovation & Scholarly Endeavors (RISE)

Student & Faculty Showcase

RISE is proud to showcase the scholarly endeavors of MCOM students.  Effort is made to highlight scholarly work from diverse avenues of inquiry. As such, students may be recognized for research, novel innovations, creative contributions, sustainable service projects, and educational additions to the curriculum.    

Richa Bisht

Student Showcase

2023 Thomas & Elizabeth Flannery/William & Mary Tibbels Scholarly Award Recipient

Concentration: International Medicine 
Capstone: Factors Associated with COVID-19 Vaccine Acceptability Among People Living with HIV/AIDS in an ART Clinic in Entebbe, Uganda
Mentor: Lynnette Menezes, PhD

SCP Capstone books, highlighting Scholarly Concentrations Program student final projects, reflections of the experience, and mentor guidance are presented to students at graduation. Recent edition is displayed below.