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Dr. Philip LoVerde: A Lifelong Passion for Schistosomiasis Research

For almost 50 years, Dr. LoVerde has been working on schistosomiasis research and continues to travel around the world doing field research.

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Giovanna D’Ambra Joins GSBS Team

Giovanna will be working as the Senior Program Coordinator in the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences.


Is The Lab Meeting The Key To Innovation?

Almost all of the important breakthrough ideas did not happen alone in the lab, in front of the microscope.

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Class About Data Science Open To All Students

The Introduction To Data Science is a one credit elective open to all students.

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Blaine Calahan: Providing High Quality Periodontal Care

M.S. in Dental Science student Blaine Calahan plans to return to his hometown of Shreveport, Louisiana to provide high quality periodontal care.


Poor Nutrition During Pregnancy Can Cause Early Aging Of Baby’s Heart

Studies found that a child of a slightly undernourished mother is more likely to suffer early aging of the heart.


Parkinson’s Research Featured on TPR

A promising treatment for Parkinson’s disease is getting a boost from San Antonio researchers.


The Barshop Institute Featured In San Antonio Medicine Magazine

The Barshop Institute was featured in the November issue of the San Antonio Medicine Magazine.

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Ara Alexandrian: The Only Thing That Clicked With Me Was Physics

Ara Alexandrian is working to create an application for radiotherapy experts that will provide suggestions on the best treatment care for radiotherapy patients.

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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.


Global Entrepreneurship Week of Events

Global Entrepreneurship Week is this week, and there’s plenty of ways to get involved.


The Health Cell: How Is New Technology Energizing Health Care?

Local tech entrepreneurs will talk about using technology to fundamentally change the way we interface with healthcare.


Scholarships Available for Students With GPA of 3.4 or Better

The Dallas Women's Club is offering scholarships to U.S. citizens on the basis of high scholastic attainment.

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Aaron Horning Wins Best Poster Award

Aaron Horning in the Cancer Biology track won the best poster award at a juried competition.


GSBS Listed Under Top Graduate Degree Programs

The Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences was recently listed under the Top Graduate Degree Programs.


The Mindfulness Meditation You Need To De-Stress

​Looking to unwind? Join the Mindfulness presentation on November 16.

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Luis Rodriguez: Presbyopia Will Affect Everyone At Some Point In Their Adult Life

Luis Rodriguez is researching what drives presbyopia, the progressive loss of the ability to focus on near objects as we age.


Embracing foibles, follies, flaws, and failures

Disclaimer: This post is not about Science. Instead, it is a quick note about embracing failure.

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Implications of success in genetic engineering…

Are we ready for success in genetic engineering?


Interested In Science Communication? Consider This.

The Young Scientist Seminars (YSS) is a a video series produced by iBiology that features young scientists giving talks about their research and discoveries.


Who’s Ready For The American Heart Association 5K Heart Walk?

​The Graduate Student Association is looking for team members to take part in the 2016 American Heart Association 5K Heart Walk.

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My Job As A Product Development Engineer

Biomedical Engineering Ph.D. alum Yash Tiwari loves hiking and his new job as a product development engineer.

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CTRC and MD Anderson Cancer Center Join Forces

The Cancer Therapy & Research Center today announced an affiliation with health care giant MD Anderson Cancer Center.

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CEO of Joins Career Advisory Council

Lenny Teytelman, CEO of, has joined the Career Advisory Council.