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Graduate Student Travis Block Works on Stem Cell Research

Travis Block, a recent Translational Science Training (TST) TL1 Scholar Award winner, is currently working in Dr. Xiao-Dong Chen’s lab to obtain better populations of stem cells.

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Christopher Cervantes: A High School Student Doing Research

Christopher Cervantes was a 16-year-old high school student at John Marshall High School when he first started doing research through the NISD Summer Research Program.


M.D./ Ph.D. Student Mariam Ishaque Researches Autism

Mariam Ishaque, a recent Translational Science Training (TST) TL1 Scholar Award winner, is passionate about her research because she believes it could be extremely impactful in terms of an earlier diagnosis of autism.

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In the News: Barshop Featured on KENS5 and mySA

The Barshop Institute was featured for winning two prestigious grants on mySA in addition to coverage from KENS 5 on aging research.


D.D.S./Ph.D. Student Nick Dybdal-Hargreaves Awarded NIH/NIDCR F30 Grant For Work On Oral Cancers

​Congratulations to pharmacology graduate student Nicholas Dybdal-Hargreaves on receiving a National Institutes of Health (NIH)/National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR) Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) F30 Fellowship Grant for research on oral cancers.

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Entering Mentoring Helps Train Next Generation of Mentors

Entering Mentoring prepares the next generation of graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, and early career faculty with effective strategies to become successful mentors.

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GSBS Alumna Dr. Sarah Wong Featured For Her Work With STEM Leaders Of Color

Dr. Sarah Wong, a recent alumna of the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, was featured for her work to increase STEM leaders of color.


Call for Abstracts: 3rd Annual San Antonio Postdoctoral Research Forum

The 3rd Annual San Antonio Postdoctoral Research Forum is looking for abstracts from TBRI, USAISR, UTHSCSA, and UTSA postdocs to showcase their research.


Neuroscience Graduate Student Elizabeth Fucich Passionate About Mental Health Research

Neuroscience graduate student Elizabeth Fucich is researching how stress impairs the way you think.

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Pharmacology Graduate Student Allison Doyle Brackley Awarded NIH/NIDCR F31 Fellowship Grant

Congratulations to Neuroscience graduate student Allison Doyle Brackley on receiving a National Institutes of Health (NIH)/National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR) National Research Service Award (NRSA) F31 Fellowship Grant!


Don’t Miss the Next Cellular & Structural Biology Postdoc & Instructor Seminar!

The Department of Cellular and Structural Biology is hosting summer seminars on various topics such as anti-obesity drug discovery or age-related decline. Don't miss the next one!


Congrats to Microbiology and Immunology student poster winners!

Congratulations to Veronica Obregon-Perko, Stacey Stahl, and Ryan Gilley for winning best poster presentations at the 1st annual "Bugs, Antibodies, and Lymphocytes Under the Bexar Sky" spring retreat.


Q & A with Phillip Webster: Friends, Fun, & Grad School

Phillip Webster explains he first became interested in science and the friends he's made through the Initiative for Maximizing Student Development program.