After more than 47 years of extraordinary service to UTHealth, George M. Stancel, PhD, senior vice president for Academic and Research Affairs and former dean of the Graduate School, has announced his retirement, effective May 29, 2019.
Student Alexandria Cogdill was recently named a recipient of a Fulbright U.S. Student Research Award. With this award, she will continue her dissertation work, which investigates how gut microbiome influences patient response to immunotherapy, as a Fulbright Fellow in Paris from October 2019 to June 2020. She is affiliated with the Immunology Program. Her advisors are Jennifer Wargo, MD, and James Allison, PhD.