Going Behind The Scenes at The Health Science Center

As a Master in Science in Medical Health Physics student, Kristen Weismantel works to make sure that everything is up to code and that radiation safety procedures are being met.
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Alicia Avelar: What if there was medication to treat cocaine abuse?

Alicia Avelar is interested in discovering a useful treatment for cocaine abusers.
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Ming Gao: The Spurs, Cellular Biology, and A Trip To Boston

Fourth year graduate student Ming Gao was recently selected to receive a competitive Young Investigator Travel Award from the American Pancreatic Association.
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Steven Farnsworth: Dentist, Scientist & Eagle Scout

Steven Farnsworth is a dental student and a graduate student. He was accepted to the F30 fellowship through the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR).
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Chloe Mesa: The Day After Graduation I’ll Be On A Flight To Zimbabwe

Master's of Science in Immunology and Infection student Chloe Mesa will be leaving the United States for the first time to volunteer in Zimbabwe.
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Kristen McConnell: From Mechanical Engineer to Medical Physicist

As a therapeutic medical physicist, Kristin McConnell works at the radiation oncology clinic at the Cancer Therapy and Research Center.
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Nourhan Abdelfattah Works On Children’s Cancer Research

Children's Cancer researcher Nourhan Abdelfattah would like to start a STEM careers awareness program to introduce female high-school students to different STEM careers in Egypt. She was recently accepted into the Schlumberger Faculty for The Future women's leadership program.
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Brian Iskra: The Perennial Quest

M.D./Ph.D. student Brian Iskra grew up going to the doctor. He was 10 years old when he found out that he had glaucoma in his right eye.
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