Welcome Brio & Michael – Sidwell HS Dehejia interns !!!

We welcome two high school interns (Gabriel Schwinden (Brio) and Michael Razavi) this summer, as part of the Sidwell Friends School‘s Dehejia internship program. The program allows rising seniors at the school to explore internships around the MD/DC/VA region during […]

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Congrats Liz : Cancer Retreat Poster Award !!

Congratulations to Elizabeth Hill, 2nd year MMI student in the lab for winning the poster award at the 12th Annual Cancer Biology Research Retreat Here are pix of Liz presenting her poster to the vast crowds of excited onlookers – […]

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Welcome Erika Carmody, NSIP intern !!

Erika Carmody joins the lab as an NSIP intern. Erika is a Biology major at the Fordham University, NY. For more information about the NSIP program, follow the links to the NSIP website or contact the Program Director – Dr. […]

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Welcome Katie Donelly, NSIP intern !!

Katie Donelly joins the lab as an NSIP intern. Katie is a Chemical Engineering major at the University of Kansas. For more information about the NSIP program, follow the links to the NSIP website or contact the Program Director – […]

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2022 Goidl Lecturer: Dr. Rafi Ahmed

The GOIDL talk at UMSOM is an endowed lecture (named after Prof. Edmond Goidl) presented annually by a renowned contemporary Immunologist, selected by departmental faculty. This year’s speaker was Dr. Rafi Ahmed from Emory University. Here are some of our […]

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Welcome Jack, for his Master’s Rotation.

Jon (Jack) Christofferson starts his rotation in the lab today. He is in the CMBS master’s program.

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Congrats to Liz : Talk at AAI 2022 & Trainee award !

ELizabeth Hill (2nd year student in the Lab) was selected by American Association of Immunologists (AAI) to give a talk at the Block Symposium during the 2022 Annual Meeting in Portland, OR. This is Liz’s first AAI meeting & she […]

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All walks of Life … well, or, programs of GPILS !

The Graduate program in Life Sciences (GPILS) at the UMSOM has multiple programs for graduate students to choose from, of which we participate in four (MMI, BMB, MolMed & Neuro). This year’s rotation students represent the most diverse group who […]

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Courtney wins the James Kaper Award !

CONGRATULATIONS ! Dr. Courtney A. Matson wins the 2021 James Kaper Award from the Department of Microbiology & Immunology. The Kaper Award is given each year for the best graduate in the MMI program – selected by the program leadership […]

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Work Hard, Play hard !!

So, what is the difference between a PhD student and a MD/PhD student ? Well, pictures tell the story. Here to illustrate are David Rickert (MMI first year PhD student) doing his experiment alongside Gideon Wolf (MMI MD/PhD (MSTP) student) […]

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