News and Events
2014 GSS Poster Session Winners
Congratulations to this year's poster session winners!
1st place - Overall Best:
2nd place - Molecular Studies: Dejun Lin
2nd place - Cellular Studies: Benson Cheng
HHMI Award for Excellence in Translational Science: Yuexin Xu
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
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
Michael Moses | Pathology
Tuesday July 22, 2014 | 11:00am | 1-9576 Ryan Case Method Room
"Epigallocatechin Gallate Elicits Stage-Specific Sensitivity and Affects Heat Shock Protein 90 in a Novel Human Prostate Cancer Progression Model"
Advisor: Dr. Thomas A. Gasiewicz
Joshua M. Dewe | Biochemistry and Biophysics
Monday July 28, 2014 | 11:00am | Neuman Room (1-6823)
"Characterizing the Role of Elongation Factor lA and Other Cellular Proteins in the Yeast Rapid tRNA Decay Pathway"
Advisor: Dr. Eric Phizicky