Latha Malaiyandi





Where Are They Now?

Assistant Professor, Anatomy, Midwestern University-Downers Grove, IL Campus

After Graduation

Recently began a faculty position in the Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine at Midwestern University teaching neuroscience courses in the osteopathic medical, dental and PA curricula where “I still have the opportunity to continue my research and work side-by-side with students in the lab. “

Student News


Graduate Student Summer Seminar
Presented by Ana Gorelova and Nick Todd
Thomas E. Starzl Biomedical Science Tower
1395 Conference Room

Recent Publications

Program Achievements

Molecular Pharmacology Graduate Program Ranked #2 in National Research Council Rankings


Time to dissertation Defense
, last five graduating classes:  4.6 years, Completion Rate: 86.49%

First Author Publications (All students, past 5 year mean):  2.03;   Total Publications: 5.10

F-series Grants (F30/F31) (All Students, past 5 year mean):  12/34 (35%) 

Ranked #9 in National of Institute of Health funding of departments of Pharmacology

Ranked in the top 15 in funding for twenty-four consecutive years