Program in Biomedical Sciences

Student Success and Resources



Individual Development Plan

All graduate students should have an Individual Development Plan. We recommend Science Careers myIDP. Start yours today, and plan to update it at least twice per year with your permanent thesis mentor.

Campus Resources

U-M has many centers dedicated to your academic success including media tools, writing support, statistical consultation, and more.

Counseling Services

Rackham now has a dedicated Counseling and Psychological Psychologist assigned to work with graduate students. Services offered include individual counseling in the Rackham Building, consultation services, and outreach presentations/ workshops. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please email Dr. Laura Monschau (  You may also access service at CAPS in the Michigan Union.


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