Biomedical Sciences Department
Role of the Biomedical Sciences Department
The department of Biomedical Sciences provides education and opportunity for research in the sciences basic to medicine. Faculty teach Gross Anatomy, Biochemistry, Cell and Molecular Biology and Physiology to students of the Schools of Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, and Allied Health and Nursing and the College of Arts and Science. Training in research and advanced clinical anatomy is given in the graduate programs.
Caroline Pass (MS Student in Dr. Jian Zuo's lab) and Dr. Vijayprakash Manickam (postdoc in Dr. Tejbeer Kaur's lab) have been selected for 2022 Midwinter Meeting Travel Awards from ARO to present their research projects in San Jose, CA. Congratulations, Caroline and Dr. Manickam!
Dr. Garrett Soukup, Professor and Director of the Biomedical Sciences MS & PhD programs, is the recipient of the School of Medicine’s 2021 Dedicated Teacher Award. Congratulations, Dr. Soukup!
PhD student, Shreshtha Dash, in Dr. Peter Steyger’s lab has been invited to the National Graduate Student Symposium at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital next spring. Congratulations, Shreshtha!