Our research faculty in the UCLA Department of Family Medicine offers mentored-research opportunities to UCLA medical students interested in conducting research with faculty on a one-on-one basis. We have three research centers based in the department including the Center for Behavioral and Addiction Medicine (CBAM). Please contact the research faculty directly for opportunities throughout all years of medical school.

Research Areas include:

  • Health disparities/Health Equity
  • Chronic Disease Prevention and Management
  • Quality Improvement
  • Addiction Medicine
  • Homeless, Unhoused Populations
  • Workforce Diversity

For more information about mentored-research opportunities, please contact: Barbara Zolkin, Family Medicine Predoctoral Program Coordinator by email or phone, (310) 825-1048.