Success Stories

Demi Shamsi-Basha '22

Despite the pandemic putting a halt to hospital internships and fellowships this summer, Demi Shamsi-Basha remained committed to public health and to helping the Memphis community.

Emma Thames

For Emma Thames ’21, the path to becoming a better physician began in the humanities.

Pooja Dave

Find out how an internship at Le Bonheur is preparing Pooja Dave for a career in medicine.

a young student standing outside

Filoteia Popescu published groundbreaking research on pregnancy loss in an international peer-reviewed journal.

Portrait of Tanner Martinez '19

Tanner Martinez is the recipient of a Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP) award, which provides highly qualified individuals opportunities to pursue a combined MD-PhD degree in order to care for patients and to conduct research. MSTPs are funded by the National Institute of General Medical Sciences, which is part of the National Institutes of Health.