Notable alumni of the program include:
- Webster K. Cavenee, Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine and Cell & Molecular Medicine, Cancer Biology Program, Director, Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, Univ. of California at San Diego, CA
- Erfei Bi, Ph.D.
Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
- Aleem Siddiqui, Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine, Univ. of California at San Diego, CA
- Tammy L. Kielian, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Univ. of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE
- Bernard Beall, Ph.D.
Chief, Streptococcus Laboratory, Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC), Atlanta, GA
- Rebecca Horvat, Ph.D.
Professor, Dept. of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, Director of Clin. Microbiol. Lab, KUMC
- G. Rafael Fernandez-Botran, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, Univ. of Louisville School of Medicine, KY
- Wei Wu, Ph.D.
Visiting Assistant Professor, William Jewell College, Liberty, MO