In Good Health
“Speed does not always equal quality, but for us, the two go hand in hand. M.D. enrollment has jumped from 41 to 479 students in just seven years. Our students are scoring in the top quartile and above nationally in all measurements. We are gaining a national and worldwide reputation for innovation and academic excellence. The best part is we are just getting started.”Deborah German, vice president for medical affairs and founding dean of the College of Medicine
*As of Fall 2016
Every year, Dean Deborah German asks all first-year students what traits they would want in a physician if the person they love most became ill and needed treatment. The responses are written on a chalkboard and displayed the rest of the year as a contract the students make for how they will care for others.
Story updated May 17, 2017.