The leadership team of Northwestern University Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP) plays an active role in the success of MSTP students. Team members are available to provide guidance and support at all stages of students’ training. Read our bios below.
Associate Director, Chair of the Admissions Committee
My emphasis in the program is on mentorship during the graduate phase of MSTP training and grant writing.
Jayms Peterson, PhD
I am responsible for managing the administrative and academic affairs of the program.
I oversee MSTP student finances and registration and support the general administration.
Admissions and Special Events Coordinator
President, MSTP Student Council
G1 MSTP student in the lab of Marc Mendillo, PhD (Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics)
Vice President of the MSTP Student Council
G1 MSTP student in the labs of Amee Seitz, PT, PhD (Department of Physical Therapy and Human Movement Sciences), and Eric Perreault, PhD (Department of Biomedical Engineering)