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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Welcome to Rosita Asawa for her Lab Rotation !!!

Rosita is in the MSTP program of the UMSOM and will be joining us over the summer for her second lab rotation as part of the MMI curriculum.

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The lab in summer 2021

Summer is usually a busy time in the lab as we welcome new short term members – interns & rotation students. Here is our annual summer group picture for 2021 – with the whole gang: Nadia, Anna, Rosita, David, Erika, […]

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C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S Dr. Gerber !!

Allison Gerber graduates with a Ph.D. in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology from the lab today !! Congratulations to the new Doctor !!! The seminar intro : The Dictionary of Allie : Thesis Defense : Allie’s defense was virtual. But for […]

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Welcome to David Rickert for his Lab Rotation !!!

We welcome MMI first year student, David Rickert for his research rotation through the lab. David is a graduate of University of Maryland (College Park) and worked in the UM and USUHS before joining the graduate program

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Welcome to Nadiatou Ouedraogo, for her Master’s Rotation through the lab !!

Welcome Nadia !!! Nadia is a 2nd year Master’s student in the UMSOM CMBS program & will be starting her summer research rotation in the lab. She has a B.S in Biology from the State University of New York at […]

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Welcome to Erika Carmody for her internship in the lab !!

We welcome Erika Carmody for her research internship this summer ! Erika is a sophomore at Fordham University in New York !!

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Welcome to 2021 NSIP Intern – Nicole Flegel

Nicole is the 2021 NSIP intern in the lab – in-person after two years as the COVID restrictions are relaxed. Nicole is a  a senior at the University of Maryland, College Park graduating this semester !! Welcome !!

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The May RAD belt goes to Liz !!

Ayy Liz ! Lots of great data and a RAD belt. Zach (grudgingly) hands over the belt to Elizabeth Hill after a gruelling data battle !! The handover …

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