MD Anderson Cancer Center - UTHealth
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Photo from GSBS reverse recruitment event 4.6.2018

Assistant Dean of Diversity and Alumni Affairs Marenda Wilson-Pham, Ph.D., far left, and Associate Dean of Graduate Education Andrew J. Bean, Ph.D., far right, host visitors from minority serving institutions on a tour of the Graduate School on April 6, 2018.

CAFourmForum4-8-2017                                     Upcoming Recruitment Trips

                                     July 18, 2017 NIH Graduate & Professional School Fair
                                     Natcher Conference Center; Bethesda, Maryland

                                     October 18-22, 2017 SACNAS Meeting 
                                     Salt Palace Convention Center; Salt Lake City, Utah

                                     November 1-4, 2017 ABRCMS
                                     Phoenix Convention Center; Phoenix, Arizona

                                     November 4, 2017, California Forum for Diversity in
                                     Graduate Education CSU Channel Islands



MD Anderson Cancer Center UTHealth Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences Offices of Admissions and Diversity are collaborating to recruit a diverse pool of applicants into our Ph.D., M.D./Ph.D and M.S. programs. The GSBS is expanding existing efforts to ensure that our student body reflects the diverse populations of Houston and the United States.

3-24-2017_MSIVisitMSI story group photo

Photo 1: March 24, 2017 Pictured from left to right: Dr. Marenda Wilson-Pham, GSBS assistant dean; Dr. Lovell Agwaramgbo, Dillard University; Dr. Eric Buckles, Dillard University; Dr. Jacqueline Peltier-Horn, Houston Baptist University; Dr. Andrew Bean, GSBS Associate Dean, Dr. Orestes Quesada, University of Puerto Rico; (not pictured: Dr. Justin Wilson, Hampton University; Dr. Rosa Maldonado,University of Texas-El Paso

Photo 2: April 29, 2016 Pictured from left to right: Dr. Andrew Bean, GSBS associate dean; Dr. Edward Castaneda, University of Texas at El Paso; Dr. Jeffrey Handy, Morehouse College; Tashema Wright, Morehouse College; Dr. Reginald Stanton, Dillard University; Dr. Leslie Kwakye, Oberlin College; Dr. Gunnar Kwakye, Oberlin College; Dr. Ayodotun Sodipe, Texas Southern University; Dr. Julie Basu-Ray, Dillard University; and Dr. Marenda Wilson-Pham, GSBS assistant dean

See what our graduate Dr. Cherié Butts has been up to:

GSBS Diversity at a Glance

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Last Updated: 9/20/16

Contact Us

Marenda Wilson-Pham

Marenda Pham, PhD
Assistant Dean, Diversity and Alumni Affairs
Phone: 713.500.9856
Office: BSRB S3.8332a (MDACC Unit 1011)