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Program Statistics

24 students have been appointed to the NIGMS BBS-T32 training program since its inception in 2008.

The average time to PhD for trainees is 5.0 years.

Trainees have moved on to the following positions after graduation:


  • Program Officer
  • Officer of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology


  • Staff research scientist
  • Mylan Pharmaceuticals

Postdoctoral Fellowships and Residency

  • University of Chicago
  • VA Health Care - Pittsburgh
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • New York University
  • Biobehavioral Health, Pennsylvania State University
  • Physiology and Biophysics, Virginia
  • Commonwealth University
  • Family and Community Medicine, University go Maryland School of Medicine
  • Neurosurgery Resident, West Virginia University

Academic Faculty

  • Research Faculty, Washington State University, Vancouver
  • Assistant Professor, Emergency Medicine, West Virginia University