BBS Program Outcomes From 2008-2023

Career Sector
For Profit
Not For Profit
Career Type
In Training
Primarily Clinical
Primarily Research
Primarily Teaching
Science Related
Job Title
Faculty: Nontenure Track
Faculty: Tenure Track
Group Leader
Healthcare Provider
In training
Product Development
Research Staff
Science Education
Senior Advisor
Technical Director

Program Statistics

  • 52 students have been appointed to the NIGMS BBS-T32 training program since its inception in 2008
  • 4.8 years is the average time to PhD for trainees 

Career of Former BBS T32 Trainees


Assistant Professor, Neurosurgery, West Virginia Univ.

Assistant Professor, Family Medicine, West Virginia Univ.

Assistant Professor, Meredith College

Assistant Professor, Univ. of Washington

Assistant Professor, SUNY Empire State College

Assistant Professor, Public Health Sciences, Clemson Univ.

Assistant Professor, Pennsylvania State Univ.


Associate Professor, School of Public Health, West Virginia Univ.

Associate Professor, Univ. at Buffalo School of Public Health and Health Professions

Associate Professor & Director of the PREMIER Center, Univ. of Houston


Adjunct (Teaching) Faculty, California Univ. of Pennsylvania

Assistant Researcher, UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior and Supervisor, UCLA Behavioral Testing Core;



Medical Resident, Internal Medicine, UPMC

Pediatric Psychologist,  Columbia Univ. MC

Senior Research Associate,  Univ. Missouri

Postdoctoral Research Fellow; Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center

Postdoctoral Researcher, Univ. South Carolina

Postdoctoral Fellow, Scripps Research Inst.



Senior Advisor, Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology

Epidemiologist, Office of the Director; National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH)



Clinical Neurophysiologist Deep Brain Stimulation, SpecialtyCare Intraoperative Neuromonitoring Services

Director of Clinical Services, PSIMED Corrections

Global Therapeutic Area Lead, AbbVie

Senior Research Associate, Westat

Scientist, Eli Lilly

Associate Medical Director, Teva Pharmaceuticals

Research Scientist and Group Leader, PPD Pharmaceuticals

Field Medical Scientific Associate Director, Sanofi Genzyme

Neuroscientist; Scientific Outreach, Allen Brain Institute

The BBS Training Program is supported by a National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS) sponsored predoctoral training grant (T32 GM132494).

Research Forrest