Our graduates are shaping the face of academic medicine in leadership roles throughout the country. They have become division chiefs, departmental chairs and center directors at institutions nationwide:

Three have been Directors of NIH-funded MSTPs at:

Primary workplace of MD-PhD program graduates who completed postgraduate training. Data are from responders to the national MD-PhD program outcomes study.  Response rates were 73% (Iowa) and 68% (national). 

Brass LF, Akabas MH. The national MD-PhD program outcomes study: Relationships between medical specialty, training duration, research effort, and career paths. JCI Insight. 2019 Oct 3;4(19). pii: 133009. doi: 10.1172/jci.insight.133009. PubMed PMID: 31578310; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6795497.