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Spotlight on Research Integrity: Science & Society, Bioethical Dilemmas

​Dr. Andrea Giuffrida spoke about the the philosophical and legal implications around stem cell research at this month's Spotlight on Research Integrity focused on bioethical dilemmas.

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Become a GSA Officer or Representative!

The Graduate Student Association is looking for GSA officers and student representatives to help improve graduate student life.


Entrepreneurship Science Cafe with CEO of WiseWear Dr. Jerry Wilmink on Sept. 18

San Antonio Innovator Dr. Jerry Wilmink, CEO ​of WiseWear will be at the Blue Star Brewing Company on Sept. 18 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. speaking about the research behind his company. The event is open to the public but space is limited so ​register now.


Alumna Dr. Sarah Wong: How I Became A STEM Leader of Color

Alumna Dr. Sarah Wong speaks about how she became a STEM leader of color.


Alumna Dr. Shivani Ruparel Receives Grant to Curb Pain For Oral Cancer Patient

Dr. Shivani Ruparel, an alumna of the Cellular and Structural Biology graduate program, just received an 2015 American Cancer Society (ACS) Grant Award to support her work on oral cancers.


Nobel Laureate Dr. ​W.E. Moerner Speaks on Sept. 11

Dr. ​W.E. Moerner, who shared the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 2014, will deliver the Presidential Distinguished Lecture in Pestana Lecture Hall at 1 p.m. Sept. 11. The lecture is open to the public. A reception will precede the lecture at noon.

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Dr. Frei Named Next Program Director for the Translational Science Ph.D. Program

Dr. Christopher Frei was recently chosen to succeed Dr. Michael Lichtenstein as the next program director for the Translational Science Ph.D. program.

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Final Words From Wilbert Cruz: The First Doctor of Medical Physics Graduate

Dr. Wilbert Cruz, the first graduate of the new Doctor of Medical Physics program, explains how he became interested in the program and the importance of family in supporting him reach his goals.


Final Words: Neelam Mukherjee Explains Why She Chose Biomedical Research

Cancer Biology graduate student Neelam Mukherjee explains how growing up in Kolkata where health care is a big concern for the underprivileged, motivated her to go into the field of biomedical research.


How To Trick People Into Thinking You’re Not A Graduate Student

Dr. Teresa Evans explains how to transition from a graduate student into the working world.


TPR Hosts Event About Alzheimer’s Treatment on Sept. 9

Dr. Veronica Galvan, a Ph.D., researcher at the Barshop Institute will be speaking at Texas Public Radio’s inaugural Think Health Science event, “A Leap Toward a Treatment for Alzheimer’s Disease,” on Sept. 9 at 7 p.m. in Pestana Lecture Hall.


Biochemistry Club: Transferring Skills from Postdocs to Graduate Students

Crystal Archer and Akash Bhattacharya created the Biochemistry Club to help pass down knowledge between graduate students and postdoctoral trainees. Don't miss the next meeting on Sept. 21.

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Poll: Which Movie for Movie Night?

We are planning to host a movie night at the Graduate Student Lounge on Main Campus. Choose between Contagion, Batkid Begins, Avengers: Age of Ultron, and How to Survive a Plague.


Alumna Lakshmi Vishwanat Works Toward Being A Dentist

Alumna Lakshmi Vishwanat speaks about how she became interested in dentistry and her goal of being able to research, teach, as well as practice dentistry.


GSBS Alum Kelly Reveles Follows Her Passion As an Assistant Professor

Kelly Reveles, an alumnae of the Translational Science Ph.D. program, speaks about her career as an assistant professor in the College of Pharmacy at The University of Texas at Austin.

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Dr. A. Pratap Kumar Featured By Our Stories

Dr. A. Pratap Kumar was featured by Our Stories for his research on Nexrutine, an anti-inflammatory with cancer-fighting potentials.


In the San Antonio Express-News: From the Lab to the Classroom

​Congrats postdocs Dr. Jesus Segovia, Dr. Rhea Fraser, Dr. Megan Borror & Dr. Linda McManus, Dr. James Lechleiter, Dr. Kay Oyajobi for being featured in the San Antonio Express-News!


Crystal Khan: I Knew That Science Was For Me

Crystal Khan, a fourth year graduate student in the Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry track, explains that as a first generation college graduate, she didn’t know much about career possibilities in science.

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Final Words: Angelo Bergamo & the Medical Physics track

​Angelo Bergamo, the newest graduate from the Ph.D. program in Radiological Sciences – Medical Physics, explains how being an EMT led him to pursue a degree in medical physics.


Dr. Teresa Evans: 12 Tips for Career Success For Scientists

Dr. Teresa Evans provides 12 tips for career success for scientists.

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Laser Tag Social Event on August 20

Current students, new students, faculty, postdocs, alumni, and friends join the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio for a fun night of laser tag. Food will be provided.