Program Statistics

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

Possible Careers

Our 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

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

Research Forrest