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GSBS Academic Affairs Program Manager Brenda Gaughan to retire in December

The Graduate School announces the retirement of Brenda Gaughan, program manager in the Office of Academic Affairs. Brenda has worked for the Graduate School and UTHealth for more than 36 years. Her...
November 2, 2020
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UTHealth COVID-19 Center of Excellence introduces core research arm

UTHealth COVID-19 Center of Excellence introduces core research arm

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) COVID-19 Center of Excellence’s newest development is the core research arm, a collaborative effort with experts from McGovern...
October 30, 2020
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LGBTQ+ virtual mixer Nov. 9

The Office of Diversity and Inclusion, in collaboration with UTHealth Pride, invites all students, faculty, staff, and allies to an LGBTQ+ virtual mixer. Join for conversations, networking opportunities...
October 29, 2020
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Work led by GSBS alumnus Akdemir may shed light on underlying causes of cancer, provide therapeutic targets

A new study from researchers at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, which include a GSBS alumnus and faculty member, has discovered that mutations found in cancers do not accumulate randomly...
October 20, 2020
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Faculty member Frost named 2020 UT ROTA recipient

Jeffrey A. Frost, PhD, a faculty member at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center UTHealth Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, was recently named one of the 27 recipients of The University...
September 16, 2020
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Mattox promoted to senior associate dean

MD Anderson UTHealth Graduate School is proud to announce the promotion of William “Bill” W. Mattox, PhD, from associate dean to senior associate dean of graduate education, effective immediately...
September 3, 2020
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AMBR SpotLIGHT: Unekwu Yakubu

The Association of Minority Biomedical Researchers will be featuring interviews with its members as a way to highlight GSBS students and life inside and outside of the lab. This feature will be posted ...
August 24, 2020
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Tellman named 2020 UTHealth CPRIT predoctoral fellowship

GSBS PhD student Tristen Tellman was appointed a predoctoral fellow to the UTHealth Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) Innovation in Cancer Prevention Research Training Program. ...
July 17, 2020
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Dean Barton leaving MD Anderson UTHealth Graduate School

Dean Michelle Barton, PhD, will be leaving the Graduate School on August 31 to accept a leadership role at the Cancer Early Detection Advanced Research Center of the OHSU Knight Cancer Institute in Portland...
June 30, 2020
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A message from the GSBS in regards to social media and racial insensitivity

At the Graduate School, we support our GSBS community members as we cultivate a community of trust and understanding for all our students, faculty, and staff. We particularly want our Black students and...
June 24, 2020
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