As the first 2018 Recruitment Weekend for UCSD Biomedical Sciences fast approaches, we asked our current students to send in a summary of their thesis work. Their responses provide a fitting snapshot of the diverse range of research you’ll find in our program! I study the bacteria Streptococcus pyogenes. It’s best known to cause strep … More Spotlight on BMS Student Research
If you’re thinking about applying to graduate school, starting your PhD this fall, or are in the early years of your program, this post is especially for you. The BMS Times asked current Biomedical Sciences graduate students and recent alumni, “Looking back, what do you wish you had known coming to graduate school? What … More What Do I Wish I Had Known?: BMS Students Look Back
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
by Nina Gao Our annual BMS program retreat was held in the lovely Omni Rancho Las Palmas Palm Springs resort back in September. Here are some of the highlights
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,
By Kanaga Arul Nambi Rajan, Samantha Jones and Nina Gao First of all, if you recently received an invitation to UCSD BMS recruitment weekends 2016, CONGRATULATIONS! You are on your way to becoming part of the best biomedical sciences PhD program in the nation!