About Me

Nathan's Education

Nathan graduated from the University of Iowa with honors with a BS in Genetics and Biotechnology. During undergraduate he was a tutor for underrepresented students, a Biology TA, and a Supplemental Instructor for Fundamentals of Genetics. Following undergrad, Nathan matriculated into the medical scientist training program at the University of Miami where he received his MD and PhD concurrently. He received the prestigious F30 fellowship from the National Cancer Institute for his thesis project. He is currently a Dermatology resident at the University of Miami, under the special research-residency track, which allows protected time for basic research which Dr. Balukoff is dedicated to pursuing as a research-physician. A complete list of publication can be found here.



BS, minor psychology

University of Iowa



University of Miami


Transitional Year Internship

Holy Cross-University of Miami


Anticipated completion of Dermatology Residency,

University of Miami


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