North Central College - Naperville, IL

Holly Humphrey

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Biology major

When you study science at a small liberal arts school, you’re preparing for a career in just about anything.

Dr. Holly Humphrey, who majored in biology at North Central College in Naperville, Illinois, is dean for medical education at The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, where she oversees the education of 400 medical students and all graduate programs.

Certified in internal medicine and pulmonary disease by the American Board of Internal Medicine, Humphrey has served on the board of directors of the American Board of Internal Medicine since 2001. Humphrey continues to teach at Pritzker, where she has been honored 16 times by the medical students as their favorite faculty member.