Yikyung Park, ScD, associate professor of surgery in the Division of Public Health Sciences at Washington University School of Medicine, has been named the Master of Population Health Sciences (MPHS) degree program deputy co-director. Dr. Park will assist incoming and current MPHS students in program advising. She serves along with MPHS deputy co-director, Adetunji Toriola, MD, PhD, MPH, and program director, Graham Colditz, MD, DrPH.
The MPHS degree program was established at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis in 2010. The MPHS program prepares residents, fellows, attendings, doctoral students and medical students for distinguished clinical research careers by accelerating and deepening expertise in population health and clinical outcomes research.