mory University School of Medicine has 2,359 full- and part-time faculty and 712 volunteer faculty. The school had more than 6,800 applications in 2013 for 138 first-year medical student positions. This racially diverse class has an even mix of men and women, and more than half of its members are nontraditional, meaning that they were out of college for at least a year before entering medical school. In 2013, the pass rate for first-time takers of steps 1 and 2 of the National Board Exam (testing basic science and clinical knowledge and skills) was 99%.
Medical school faculty received $330.5 million in sponsored research funding in fiscal year 2013, plus another $74.1 million in funds received by medical faculty at other units in the health sciences center and at the Atlanta VA Medical Center. Ranked 16th nationally in NIH dollars received, the school is known for its research and treatment in heart disease, cancer, neurosciences, transplantation, infectious disease, orthopaedics, pediatrics, renal disease, ophthalmology, and geriatrics.
Faculty in five allied health programs train 521 students. These include a physician assistant (PA) program ranked fourth in the nation by U.S. News & World Report and a physical therapy (PT) program ranked seventh.
The following is the list of scholars from Emory University School of Medicine who currently serve as editors for one or more SciTechnol journals.
The following is the list of scholars from Emory University School of Medicine who published one or more articles in SciTechnol journals.