BMS Awards and Publications, Edition 1

Information gathered by Terry Solomon and Chelsea Painter RECENT AWARDS Hank Bradford, Jack Houston and Dana Steffen received NSF Graduate Research Fellowships Program (GRFP) awards. Shereen Ghosh, Natalie Hollingsworth, Ryan Marina, Ian Matthews, and Alison Vrbanac all received honorable mentions for their NSF GRFP applications. NSF Graduate Research Fellowships Program (GFRP): The Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GFRP) is … More BMS Awards and Publications, Edition 1

Out and About in San Diego: Events for the Science Enthusiast

By Samantha Jones I feel lucky to live in such an amazing spot. No, I’m not talking sand and surf—I’m talking science. There are few places in the country (or the world, actually) that can compete with what San Diego has to offer. From academic research and drug development to public events and science outreach … More Out and About in San Diego: Events for the Science Enthusiast

Staying Unique for Over 40 Years: Beginnings and Evolution of UCSD Biomedical Sciences

By Samantha Jones A few weeks ago, I was fortunate enough to sit down with Larry Brunton and Palmer Taylor, two Biomedical Sciences (BMS) faculty members who have been here at UCSD for decades, helping to guide and shape the program. They set the record straight on the founding of BMS, its progression over the … More Staying Unique for Over 40 Years: Beginnings and Evolution of UCSD Biomedical Sciences

UCSD BMS: Welcome to the Scientific Neighborhood!

  By Kanaga Arul Nambi Rajan Are you interested in the UCSD Biomedical Sciences graduate program? Good choice! BMS is a great umbrella program that encompasses many areas of study. These include genetics & genomics, molecular pharmacology, microbiome & microbial sciences, immunology, molecular cell and developmental biology, cancer biology, structural and chemical biology,