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Vu defends PhD thesis

Bao Vu successfully defended his PhD thesis, "Mechanisms underlining the effects of staphylococcal superantigens on the development of type two diabetes," on Tuesday, November 18, 2014. He is pictured...

Linda Knudtson Honored at Medical Education Celebration Day Breakfast

Linda Knudtson, PhD, pictured here with Patrick Schlievert, PhD, and Carver College of Medicine Dean Debra Schwinn, MD, was presented with a Faculty Award at the ninth annual Medical Education Celebra...

Mahauad Fernandez recipient of Best Poster Award at MCB Retreat

Wadie Mahauad Fernandez, a Molecular & Cellular Biology graduate student in Chioma Okeoma's laboratory, received a Best Poster Award for the poster he presented at the 2014 Interdisciplinary Graduate ...

Christiaansen receives Careers in Immunology Fellowship

Microbiology graduate student Allison Christiaansen has been awarded one of 37 inaugural New Careers in Immunology Fellowships from the American Association of Immunologists. The program provides inde...

Salgado-Pabón winner at 40th Anniversary Abboud Cardiovascular Research Center International Symposium poster session

Wilmara Salgado-Pabón, PhD, received the junior faculty first place prize for the poster she presented at the 40th Anniversary Abboud Cardiovascular Research Center International Symposium poster sess...

Flack defends PhD thesis

Caralyn Flack successfully defended her PhD thesis, "Mutagenesis and structural analysis of the Staphylococcus aureus sae two-component system reveals the intricate nature of virulence regulation," on...