PREP Program Demographics and Outcomes
The PREP Program at Northwestern has had 18 NIH supported scholars enroll and complete the PREP program since its start in 2017. Additionally, the PREP program has hosted 3 affiliate scholars supported through institutional funding or partner programs.
PREP scholars come from undergraduate institutions across the U.S and territories and from a broad range of interests and research backgrounds. Overall, we have trained 13 female and 8 male scholars from backgrounds underrepresented in the biomedical sciences.
All NU PREP Scholars who have completed the PREP program have matriculated into biomedical PhD programs across the country, including:
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Johns Hopkins University
Ohio State University
Oregon Health Sciences University, Vollum Institute
University of California, San Francisco
University of Cincinnati
Washington University in St.Louis