The graduate groups work closely with the office of BGS to administer all aspects of biomedical graduate education. (The exception is Epidemiology and Biostatistics, which is funded separately from BGS but coordinates many aspects of its administration within BGS.) They are:
Two additional graduate groups, Bioengineering (BE) and Biology (BIOL), are affiliated with the BGS program but are administered through the schools of Engineering and Arts and Sciences. The BGS program also includes students in the Combined Degree program, who are pursuing dual MD-PhD or VMD-PhD degrees.