The American Physician Scientists Association (APSA) local chapter at the University of Virginia seeks to foster and facilitate the development of students pursuing careers in science and medicine. Through close collaboration with the Medical Scientist Training Program, APSA will provide information and opportunities for any student interested in learning about career paths in translational medicine and scientific innovation.

APSA at UVA supports the following committees:

  • Clinical Skills Committee
  • Communications Committee
  • Diversity Committee
  • Events Committee
  • Medical Student Outreach Committee
  • Regional Conference Planning Committee
  • Scientific Committee

If you would like to learn more about APSA, please email mstp@virginia.edu.


Although this organization has members who are University of Virginia students and may have University employees associated or engaged in its activities and affairs, the organization is not a part of or an agency of the University. It is a separate and independent organization, which is responsible for and manages its own activities and affairs. The University does not direct, supervise or control the organization and is not responsible for the organization’s contracts, acts or omissions.