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Medical Physics PhD student Meyer awarded Fulbright Fellowship

Medical Physics PhD student Meyer awarded Fulbright Fellowship

Henry Meyer has been selected to receive a 2024 Fulbright Fellowship to support his research in radiation therapy to treat cancer. His advisor is Radhe Mohan, PhD. With this fellowship, he will investigate...
May 29, 2024
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Dent, Raymond elected to NAS

Dent, Raymond elected to NAS

Graduate School is proud to recognize faculty member Sharon YR Dent, PhD, and alumna Jennifer L. Raymond, PhD ‘93, for being elected to the National Academy of Sciences (NAS). Dent and Raymond are...
May 9, 2024
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TL1 trainees attend ACTS Translational Science 2024

TL1 trainees attend ACTS Translational Science 2024

Six trainees with the Predoctoral & Postdoctoral Training in Clinical & Translational Sciences at UTHealth Houston and MD Anderson Cancer Center (TL1) participated in the Association of Clinical...
May 1, 2024
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Beierlein named 2024 McGovern teaching award recipient

Beierlein named 2024 McGovern teaching award recipient

Graduate School students selected Michael Beierlein, PhD, as the recipient of the 2024 John P. McGovern Award for Outstanding Teaching. Beierlein is an associate professor in the Department of Neurobiology...
April 10, 2024
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Harper named 2024 Distinguished Alumnus

Harper named 2024 Distinguished Alumnus

The Graduate School has named John Harper, PhD ‘81, the school’s 2024 Distinguished Alumnus. He received his PhD in biochemistry and molecular biology and his advisor Antonio Orengo, MD.Harper...
March 21, 2024
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Laura Gorecki (Courtesy photo)

Family cancer battle inspires student’s journey to genetic counseling career

Witnessing a cancer care team in action inspired Laura Gorecki to pursue a career in genetic counseling at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center UTHealth Houston Graduate School of Biomedical...
March 18, 2024
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McCullough wins stroke association lecture award

McCullough wins stroke association lecture award

The American Stroke Association has named Louise McCullough, MD, PhD, professor and Roy M. and Phyllis Gough Huffington Distinguished Chair in the Department of Neurology, as the 2024 Thomas ...
March 5, 2024
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Group of STAR awardees gathered behind illuminated letters that spell out STAR. (Photo by Jacob Power Photography)

UTHealth Houston employees recognized for their dedication at STAR Awards

The UTHealth Houston STAR Awards reception and luncheon were held Feb. 28-29 at the Cooley University Life Center, celebrating employees and recognizing milestone years of service, from five ...
March 4, 2024
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CCTS announces 2024 TL1 trainee cohort

CCTS announces 2024 TL1 trainee cohort

The Predoctoral & Postdoctoral Training in Clinical & Translational Sciences at UTHealth Houston and MD Anderson Cancer Center is proud to announce the 2024 recipients, which includes 13 Graduate...
January 25, 2024
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Graduate School names 2024 Kopchick Fellows

Graduate School names 2024 Kopchick Fellows

The Graduate School is proud to announce the 2024 recipients of the Dr. John J. and Charlene Kopchick Fellowships. These fellowships are funded through a generous $10.5 million endowment established by...
January 24, 2024
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