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Placements for PhD program graduates

Since the program's inception, 97 percent of students completing the PhD program have been placed in research positions in academia, government, or private organizations, within six months of graduation.

Placements for PhD program graduates (since 2015):

  • Columbia University, School of Nursing – Research Scientist
  • Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), Office of Minority Health – Rural Health Data Lead
  • DeBakey VA Medical Center, Center for Innovations in Quality, Effectiveness and Safety – Postdoctoral Fellow
  • East Tennessee State University, Department of Health Services Management and Policy – Research Associate
  • Harvard Medical School, Dana Farber Cancer Institute – Senior Research Associate
  • Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Department of Health Policy and Management – Postdoctoral Fellow
  • Northwestern University, Surgical Outcomes & Quality Improvement Center – Research Associate
  • Ohio State University, College of Medicine – Postdoctoral Fellow
  • Texas A&M University:
    • Clinical Learning Resource Center (CLRC) – Directo
    • College of Nursing – Research Assistant Professor
    • College of Public Health – Instructional Assistant Professor
    • Mays Business School – Clinical Assistant Professor
    • Student Health Services – Associate Director of Medical Services
  • Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Division of Health Services Administration – Assistant Professor
  • UnitedHealth Care, Community & State Division – Vice President of Skilled Therapies
  • University of Louisville, School of Public Health and Information Sciences – Assistant Professor
  • University of Missouri, School of Health Professions and Truman School of Public Affairs – Postdoctoral Fellow
  • University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Department of Health Administration and Policy – Assistant Professor
  • University of Texas Health Science Center:
    • MD Anderson Cancer Center – Postdoctoral Fellow
    • School of Public Health – Senior Project Manager
  • University of Utah, School of Pharmacy – Postdoctoral Fellow
  • University of Washington, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center – Postdoctoral Fellow
  • Weill-Cornell Medical School – Postdoctoral Fellow