Graduation 2021: Congratulations to the Spring Graduates

Congratulations to the 342 students from the Duke University School of Medicine who graduate this month. Despite a historically challenging year, faced with the COVID-19 pandemic and the ongoing impacts of social injustice, students pushed forward with hard work and dedication. We celebrate their many accomplishments and wish them the best in the years ahead. Learn more about the Class of 2021.

Students received degrees in the following programs:

Health Education Programs

104   Doctor of Medicine (MD) Program
    9   Medical Scientist Training Program (MD/PhD)
 78   Doctor of Physical Therapy Program (DPT)
 42   Master of Biomedical Sciences
 24   Master of Biostatistics
 17   Master of Science in Medical Physics
   9   Master of Science in Population Health Sciences*
 14   Masters of Health Sciences in Clinical Research (MHS)

*Inaugural Class

PhD Programs

6   Biochemistry
1   Biostatistics
5   Cell Biology
2   Computational Biology and Bioinformatics
3   Genetics and Genomics
3   Immunology
6   Medical Physics
6   Molecular Cancer Biology
5   Molecular Genetics & Microbiology
6   Neurobiology
2   Pathology

Class Photos 

2021 MD Program Class Photo

Doctor of Medicine (MD) Program


2021 Doctor of physical therapy program class photo

 Doctor of Physical Therapy Program (pre-COVID)


2021 Master of Biomedical Sciences Program class  photo

Master of Biomedical Sciences Program


2021 Master of Biostatistics Program class photo

Master of Biostatistics Program (pre-COVID)


2021 Master of Population Health Science Program class photo

Master of Population Health Science Program (pre-COVID)


2021 Medical Physics Program class photo

Medical Physics Program