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2013 GSS Poster Session Winners

Congratulations to this year's poster session winners!

1st place - Cellular Studies: Hen Prizant

1st place - Multi-Cellular/Organismal Studies: Kelli Fagan

1st place - Molecular Studies: Hannah Stoveken

2nd place - Cellular Studies: Tara Capece

2nd place - Multi-Cellular/Organismal Studies: Brittany Baisch

2nd place - Molecular Studies: Nikesha Haynes

HHMI Award for Excellence in Translational Science: Tess Eidem

yoUR Postdoc Press - 6th Issue!

Check out the 6th issue of yoUR Postdoc Press here!

5th Annual Postdoc Appreciation Week was a success!

Pictures from the events of our postdoc appreciation week are posted on our website. Thanks to everyone who came out to show their appreciation for all of our postdocs' hard work!

Dr. Stephen Dewhurst blogs for the Democrat and Chronicle

Dr. Dewhurst, Chair of the Microbiology and Immunology Department, maintains a blog for the Democrat and Chronicle newspaper. Check it out!

Website for Posting Postdoc Positions at the URMC

Please check out our centralized, online site for posting available postdoctoral positions within the University of Rochester Medical Center!

Cardiovascular Science program wins HHMI award

November 17, 2009

The Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) has awarded the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry $700,000 to support a new program to train graduate students for a biomedical research career in cardiovascular sciences with an emphasis on translating laboratory discoveries into treatments and diagnostics. Full article

Dr. Edith Lord: New Dean for SMD Graduate Studies

In July of 2008, Dr. Lord succeeded Paul L. LaCelle, MD as senior associate dean of the School of Medicine and Dentistry’s PhD, postdoctoral and master’s degree
programs, which have about 800 students enrolled. Rochester Medicine article

Thesis Defenses

Irina Statnikova | Neuroscience

Monday April 14, 2014 | 9:00am | Aud. K-307 (3-6408)

"GPi is Involved at Multiple Levels in Selection and Inhibition of Competing Motor Behaviors"
Advisor: Dr. Jonathan Mink

Sadie Gorman | Toxicology

Wednesday April 16, 2014 | 10:00am | Aud. K-307 (3-6408)

"Mice lacking the organic solute transporter Osta-Ostb have altered lipid and glucose homeostasis"
Advisor: Dr. Patricia M. Hinkle

Xiao Zhang | Statistics

Thursday April 24, 2014 | 9:30am | Hylan 1106A

"Hypothesis Testing Problems Involving Order Restricted Parameters"
Advisor: Dr. Michael P. McDermott and Dr. Govind S. Mudholkar

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