Eithan Kotkowski’s First-Author Publication Is Now In Human Brain Mapping Journal!

Recent graduate Eithan Kotkowski, Ph.D. most recent first-author publication published this week in the journal Human Brain Mapping! Eithan is a student in the dual degree (M.D./Ph.D.) student who has just completed his Ph.D. in Radiological Sciences) with a focus in...
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Rosalie Aguilar named 2019 GSBS Presidential Ambassador

Rosalie Aguilar has been named the 2019 Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences Presidential Ambassador. Rosalie is a South Texas native and graduate of Texas A&M International University in Laredo, TX. Growing up along the Texas and Mexico border she dreamt of finding a way...
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Pooja Yadav Receives Award For Platform Presentation

Congratulations to one of our IBMS PhD students, Pooja Yadav (Cancer Biology Discipline) for her platform presentation at the recent RNA Institute’s 6th Annual RNA Symposium on “The Language of RNA in Disease and Development” held at University at Albany (State University...
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Xiaoyu “Jenny” Yang Receives the Horizon Award

Congratulations to Jenny (Xiaoyu) Yang, a 4th year graduate student in the IBMS – Cancer Biology discipline, mentored by Dr. A. Pratap Kumar, who has recently received the Horizon Award from Department of Defense. Here’s a quick Q&A with Jenny. 1) Tell me about yourself, how...
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Reminder: Apply For The Spring 2019 Travel Award

Reminder: The Graduate School is accepting applications for the Spring 2019 Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences (GSBS) Travel Award. Awardees will receive $1,500 to help defray travel expenses to a scientific conference. Criteria for the award are outlined on the scholarship...
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Rebecca Lane Researches A Virus Which Affects Over Half of the World’s Population

Rebecca Lane, a student in the Molecular Immunology and Microbiology discipline of the Integrated Biomedical Sciences Ph.D. program recently won 1st place for her oral presentation “Neuropilin-1 is an Essential Host Factor for MCMV Infection” at the 7th Annual Vaccine Development...
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Shahida Flores Receives F31!

Shahida Flores, a student in the Cell Biology, Genetics & Molecular Medicine discipline of the Integrated Biomedical Sciences Ph.D. program has just received an individual National Research Service Award (F31 fellowship) funded by The National Institutes of Health/The...
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Adrian Beckmann: Recipient of the Joe and Bettie Ward Award

Adrian Beckmann, received the Joe and Bettie Ward Award based on his excellent academic performance, character, and leadership. The award is presented to a graduate student in recognition of outstanding achievement in aging research.  Beckmann is currently working under Dr. Bess...
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