About BGE

Biomedical Graduate Education (BGE) at Georgetown University is committed to fostering an intellectual environment conducive to the discovery and communication of knowledge and new research. Our programs provide a variety of outstanding educational and research training environments, responsive to the needs and interests of a diverse population of more than 900 students.

Anna Riegel

“The mission of Biomedical Graduate Education (BGE) is to provide outstanding education, innovative research opportunities, career advice and mentorship in the biomedical sciences for students pursuing careers as researchers, educators, health care professionals and scholars.”
— Anna Tate Riegel, Interim Vice President for Biomedical Education and Research, Georgetown University Medical Center


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Administration & Staff

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Equity, Diversity & Inclusion

BGE is committed to fostering a diverse educational community. We are identifying and overcoming structural barriers to recruitment, retention, and academic and career success for students and postdoctoral fellows of all backgrounds.

Equity, Diversity & Inclusion at BGE
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Transformative Training

We prepare students to distinguish themselves in their chosen fields. Our programs provide the experiences, resources and personalized strategies to chart a direct path to an impactful career.

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Advanced Academics

Our competitive programs combine rigorous curricula, engaged faculty, and personalized career strategy and professional development services. Students are encouraged to explore their interests and personalize their education through electives, research opportunities, seminars and workshops.


Visit Us

Georgetown University is located in the nation’s capital, home to a vibrant community of biotechnology, pharmaceutical and life science companies, along with federal agencies and laboratories. Our offices are located in the Medical and Dental Building, 3900 Reservoir Road NW, first floor, Southeast wing.

We invite those interested in our programs to meet with us in a one-on-one appointment or one of our group events. You can also take the virtual tour of the Georgetown campus.