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Fri, Dec 12, 2014


The BMS Program congratulates our most recent graduates!

Summer and Fall 2014 Graduates: Linda Lee, Alison Coady, Nicole Galloway, Debbie Ruelas, Jasmine Lau, Fong Koh, Candia Kenific, Phillips Huang, Leslie Tong, Jennifer Bando, Carlos Rojo, and Morgan Truitt

More Alumni

Thu, Oct 30, 2014

BMS alumni wins NIH 'high risk, high reward' grant

Dr. Robert Judson, PhD, a 2012 BMS alumni and current postdoc fellow at the Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, was recently awarded the NIH Director's Early Independence Award. This award will provide five years of funding for Dr. Judson to establish an independent lab to study novel ways to predict invasive melanoma.   For more information, the original article can be viewed here.

Congratulations Rob!

Tue, Oct 14, 2014

ASCB/Annual ASCB Kaluza Prize awarded to former BMS student Josie Clowney!

A special congratulations to former BMS student Eleanor (Josie) Clowney, currently a postdoc at Rockefeller University, for being named the recipient of the 2014 American Society for Cell Biology Kaluza Prize for outstanding research by a graduate student.  Josie won the award for her work on olfactory neurons performed in the Lomvardas' lab while completing her PhD here at UCSF.  According to the press release, "her work provides a new perspective on how acute transcriptional specificity can be achieved through epigenetic mechanisms".  The ASCB Kaluza Prizes are supported by Beckman Coulter.  For more information, please read on here:

Fri, Jun 27, 2014

BMS graduate wins 2014 Julius R. Krevans Distinguished Dissertation Award

The BMS Program would like to congratulate Dr. Brett Johnson for being awarded the 2014 Juliius R. Krevans Distinguished Dissertation Award.  Dr. Johnson, a recent BMS graduate, was selected for the award for his dissertation, "Genetic divergence and therapy-driven evolution between intial and recurrent glioma".  He was one of two winners in a outstanding field of applicants.

Upcoming Events

Dec 17

BMS Seminar Series

Wed, 2014-12-17 16:00 - Wed, 2014-12-31 17:00

There are no BMS Seminars on 12/17, 12/24, and 12/31/14
Full Schedule

Jan 7

BMS Seminar Series

Wed, 2015-01-07 16:00 - 17:00

Jeffrey Rathmell, PhD
Duke Univ.
"Metabolic reprogramming to meet the demands of lymphocyte activation"
Host: Jayanta Debnath, MD
Full Schedule

Jan 14

BMS Seminar Series

Wed, 2015-01-14 16:00 - 17:00

Anne Brunet, PhD
"Aging and regneration"
Host:  Saul Villeda, PhD
Full Schedule