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"The NIH-Oxford-Cambridge training program has provided a stunning new opportunity for some of the brightest and most motivated students. I have every confidence that the students trained in this remarkable program will become future leaders in the development of diagnostics, preventive medicine strategies, and new treatments for diseases with global health implications."

Francis Collins, M.D.

Head, Human Genome Project



Got Questions About the Programs?

If you are interested in learning more about the NIH Oxford-Cambridge Scholars Program, you may start by contacting the Director of Student Affairs, Dr. Matt Vogt via email ( or phone (301-435-1513). See also the list below to access information for all program contacts.

NIH Contacts

Name Responsibility Email/Phone
Katie Soucy, MS Managing Director


Dr. Matt Vogt Director of Student Affairs


Dr. Tom Wynn OxCam Program Scientific Director

Dr. Jim Sellers OxCam Academic Dean

Dr. Elaine Ostrander OxCam Director of Admissions
Dr. Rick Fairhurst MD/PhD Program Scientific Director


OxCam Class Deans by Years

Dean Year Email
Dr. Ronald Schwartz Class of 2001, 2002 & 2003
Dr. Richard Youle Class of 2004
Dr. Chris McBain Class of 2005
Dr. Jennifer Lippincott-Schwartz Class of 2006
Dr. John Hanover Class of 2007
Dr. Tracey Rouault Class of 2007
Dr. Carol Thiele Class of 2008
Dr. Judie Walters Class of 2008
Dr. Rick Koup Class of 2009
Dr. Harris Bernstein Class of 2009
Dr. BJ Fowlkes Class of 2010
Dr. David Margulies Class of 2010
Dr. Rick Fairhurst Class of 2011
Dr. Kuan-Teh Jeang Class of 2011
Dr. Kenton Swartz Class of 2012
Dr. Kanta Subbarao Class of 2012
Dr. Jeff Diamond Class of 2013
Dr. Julie Donaldson Class of 2013


NIH-Oxford Program Scientific Director
Dr. Sarah Rowland-Jones

Administrative Contact

Jenny Kovalaine-Kwan

Phone: +44 (0)1865 287982

NIH-Cambridge Program Scientific Director
Dr. Kenneth G. C. Smith
Phone: +44(0)1223 762645

Administrative Contact
Elizabeth Mcintyre
Phone +44(0)1223 761495

GPP Contact Information