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Autism Science Foundation Inviting Applications for Pre- and Postdoctoral Training Awards

The Autism Science Foundation (ASF) issued a call for applications for their Pre- and Postdoctoral Training Awards and Medical Student Gap Year Research Training Awards.

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Congratulations to our alum Dr. Chen Chen on her new faculty position!

​Congratulations to alum Dr. Chen Chen who has accepted a position as an assistant professor in the School of Pharmaceutical Sciences at Jiangnan University.

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Dr. Nourhan Abdelfattah has her first author paper coming out in Nature Communications!

​Congratulations to Dr. Nourhan Abdelfattah whose first author paper has been accepted and is in press with Nature Communications!

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Dr. Rong Li’s lab published a paper in OncoImmunology

Dr. Rong Li’s lab recently published the paper, “Adipose PD-L1 Modulates PD-1/PD-L1 Checkpoint Blockade Immunotherapy Efficacy in Breast Cancer” in OncoImmunology., a journal focused on fundamental and applied tumor immunology.

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Dr. Paolo Casali awarded a T32 Training Grant

Dr. Paolo Casali, chairman of the Department of Microbiology, Immunology & Molecular Genetics (MIMG), was awarded a T32 Training Grant for his Graduate Research in Immunity Program (GRIP) from the National Institutes of Health.


Candidacy Ceremony 2018: Completing a Milestone

The Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at UT Health San Antonio hosted a candidacy ceremony on Aug 17 to recognize our new doctoral candidates. This is an exciting milestone on the journey towards a doctoral degree and we would like to congratulate these students on this achievement!


Naturejobs Career Expo is on Oct. 27 in Houston

The Naturejobs Career Expo Texas will take place on Saturday 27th October, 2018 at the TMCx Accelerator.


GSBS Convocation Invites Alum Back To Campus

The Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at UT Health San Antonio was pleased to invite our very own alumnus Jeffrey Klinger, Ph.D., to deliver the convocation address.


WISDOM Breakfast for Dinner!! Next general meeting - 9/5 at 5 PM

Many of you were at convocation, and we had a lot of interest in WISDOM from the incoming students! Therefore, our plan is to welcome the incoming first year students across the graduate school

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GSA General Meeting & Elections

​Join the Graduate Student Association (GSA) this Thursday, August 23rd for our first General Meeting of the 2018-2019 school year!


UT Health San Antonio To Host First Ever New Student Interprofessional Orientation

UT Health San Antonio will host its first interprofessional orientation for the Class of 2018.

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Air Force MSgt and Biology of Aging Student Michael Guderyon Featured in the News

From the flight line to the laboratory, this airman serves his country in fatigues and a lab coat.


Sing The National Anthem

​It’s President’s Gala time again! We are looking for a student with an amazing voice to sing the National Anthem at the annual Gala.

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Student Legacy Council Needs GSBS Students

Graduate students are needed to serve on the Student Legacy Council. As a reminder, this group is comprised of 25 delegates - 5 from each school.

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Sergio Cepeda and Dr. Ann Griffith Awarded Howard Hughes Medical Institute Gilliam Fellowship

Fourth year graduate student Sergio Cepeda and his mentor Dr. Ann Griffith, Assistant Professor in the Microbiology, Immunology, and Molecular Genetics department are the recipients of the prestigious 2018 Gilliam Fellowship for Advanced Study from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI).


Free Laser Tag Event in August

Current students, new students, faculty, postdocs, alumni and friends—join the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio for a fun night of Laser Tag.

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Learning from Leaders: Role Models for Women in the Life Sciences

Catherine Cheng writes about role models from the Life Science Women's Conference 2018.

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GSBS will be at the Virtual Fair on September 13

The Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at UT Health San Antonio will be participating in CareerEco: Virtual Events's Biomedical Virtual Graduate School Fair on September 13 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. To sign up:

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Valentina Garbarino Receives the 2018 Armand J. Guarino Award for Academic Excellence

Congratulations to former Physiology & Pharmacology (P&P) graduate student Valentina Garbarino, Ph.D., on receiving the 2018 Armand J. Guarino Award for Academic Excellence in Doctoral Studies.

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Want to be a star? Audition for Night of the Arts event.

​All staff, faculty, students and alumni are invited to audition for the upcoming Night of the Arts event. Musicians, bands, singers, choirs, dancers or dance ensembles and comedians are all encouraged to try out.


Big Data Neuroscience Workshop 2018- Hotel Block Closes on August 15, 2018

The annual Big Data Neuroscience (BDN) workshop brings together researchers in neuroscience, computer science, statistics, and related disciplines to focus on managing Big Data, enhancing data sharing, incorporating high performance computing, and using provenance metadata to support reproducible neuroscience research.

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Dr. Sweta Mishra’s first author paper in Cell

Congratulations to one of our CSB graduate program alum, Dr. Sweta Mishra whose first author paper ("Cross-talk between Lysine-Modifying Enzymes Controls Site-Specific DNA Amplifications") has just been published online in Cell!

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The Certificate in Cancer Prevention Program is now accepting applications

Want to further your knowledge in cancer prevention? The Certificate in Cancer Prevention Program is now accepting applications.


University of Texas System Selects Sole Finalist for Chancellor

The University of Texas System Board of Regents has selected James B. Milliken as the sole finalist for the position of UT System chancellor.

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Brown U is hiring to fill a position in Alzheimer’s Disease/Neurodegeneration research

The Brown University Division of Biology and Medicine invite applications for a tenure track or tenured faculty position at any rank.