Who we are

Established in 2005 as a public-private partnership, the International Biomedical Research Alliance (The Alliance) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization comprised of a group of dedicated private citizens with the shared aim of training a new generation of top biomedical researchers.

ANNUAL RESEARCH WORKSHOP 2019

NIH CAMPUS

NIH SCHOLARS VISIT REGENERON

THE RIVER CAM - CAMBRIDGE CAMPUS

DAVID RUBENSTEIN EXPLORES LEADERSHIP WITH DR. ANTHONY FAUCI

Photo by Leslie E. Kossoff/LK Photos

OXFORD CAMPUS

Our Mission

Our mission is to invest in and accelerate the development of the future leaders in biomedical research through a unique global doctoral training model that leverages the combined expertise of the National Institutes of Health in the United States and the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge in the United Kingdom – the NIH Oxford-Cambridge Scholars Program.

How the Program Has Shaped Our Scholars

News & Events

The 2020 Dr. Richard and Vera Siegel Translational Award was Presented to Scholar Maggie Westwater20200825175426

The 2020 Dr. Richard and Vera Siegel Translational Award was Presented to Scholar Maggie Westwater

The Dr. Richard and Vera Siegel Translational Award was generously endowed by NIH MD/PhD Partnership Program co-founder, Dr. ...
The Alliance Awards the 2020 Gregory Paul Lenardo Basic Science Award to Scholar Shannon McKie20200820133558

The Alliance Awards the 2020 Gregory Paul Lenardo Basic Science Award to Scholar Shannon McKie

The Gregory Paul Lenardo Basic Science Award was graciously endowed by NIH OxCam Scholars Program co-founder, Dr. Michael Len...
Defense Against the Dark Arts: What Magic has Taught one OxCam Student about Science and Patient Care20200804151414

Defense Against the Dark Arts: What Magic has Taught one OxCam Student about Science and Patient Care

Beginning his journey in biomedical research as a high school student, Nick Pasternack secured a summer research internship p...
2020 Annual NIH Global Doctoral Partnerships Research Workshop20200728193532

2020 Annual NIH Global Doctoral Partnerships Research Workshop

In the midst of a global pandemic, the NIH Oxford-Cambridge (OxCam)/Wellcome Trust (WT) Scholars rallied together to execute ...
Finding the Needle in the Haystack20200714183414

Finding the Needle in the Haystack

Agriculture farmers will tell you that a successful season is built upon patience, risk taking, hard work and favorable condi...
NIH OxCam Scholar Hannah Mason named a winner of the 2020 Lasker Essay Contest20200710120259

NIH OxCam Scholar Hannah Mason named a winner of the 2020 Lasker Essay Contest

Congratulations to all of the winners of the 2020 Lasker Essay Contest. This year, the Lasker Foundation’s annual Essay ...
App Development – Correcting the Covid-19 Underreporting20200613135910

App Development – Correcting the Covid-19 Underreporting

Dr. Matt Maciejewski, an Associate Director at Pfizer, Alliance Alumni Director, and the first alumnus of the Wellcome Trust ...
Crossing the finish line: Parallels between MD/PhD and running a marathon20200612164720

Crossing the finish line: Parallels between MD/PhD and running a marathon

The road to obtaining an MD/PhD is not a sprint but a marathon.  As Charles (Chad) Coomer well knows. It’s long, gr...