Mohamed Soliman

Class of 2025
Weill Cornell Medicine


My name is Mohamed Soliman, a physician-scientist by training.  An innate curiosity led me to a long, satisfying career in science. I was blessed with world-class mentors in my life. Losing one of my research advisors to depression was a transforming event that led me to a career in psychiatry.


Fun facts: 

- Triple citizen 

- ICF certified life coach 

- Podcast show host

- Workout enthusiast


Let me share with you why I ranked The University of Michigan #1:

- Inclusion: The University of Michigan - and Ann Arbor collectively - is a truly diverse and inclusive place.

- Midwest people: They earned their terrific reputation of being approachable and humble!

- The Staff: Genuine sense of belonging to the institute. 

- Salaries/cost of living ratio here is one of the highest in the country.

Areas of Interest

  • Emotions and Behavior Control
  • Motivation psychology 
  • Neuropsychology 


  • MD, Cornell University, 2020
  • MBA, Cornell University, 2020
  • Ph.D., The University of Toronto, 2014