Where are our graduates – update fall 2018


Updates –October 2018 Graduate of 2012 Jason Schwartz Starting this summer I successfully applied for and was granted an instructor position at St. Jude.  It is an 80/20 junior faculty position, 3 year contract, in hopes of obtaining a K08.  I am continuing to work in Jeffery Klco's...

Updates –October 2018 Graduate of 2012 Jason Schwartz Starting this summer I successfully applied for and was granted an instructor

MD/PhD – Pulse Jan. 2018


MD-PhD Students Receive Research Presentation Awards  Angela Amedee, Ph.D. Director of the MD/PhD Program Several MD-PhD students recently participated in the School of Graduate Studies or School of Medicine Research Day, with four receiving awards for their presentations. At the GS...

MD-PhD Students Receive Research Presentation Awards  Angela Amedee, Ph.D. Director of the MD/PhD Program Several MD-PhD students recently participated in

Thoughts on my career in academia


On the whole, I have had one of the best jobs one could ask for. Was it lacking stress? Not really. Was it always pleasurable? Not really. Did I wake up every morning and say “Goody, I get to go to work!”? Not really. So why was it so great? Well, for me it was at least 3 things. I love to...

On the whole, I have had one of the best jobs one could ask for. Was it lacking stress? Not

September 2017


September, 2017 (posted on the Pulse) The MD/PhD program graduated its largest class in May with 3 matching in Pediatrics, 2 in Medicine, 1 in Surgery, 1 in Pathology and 1 in Family Medicine. We also had 4 students start their PhD program this July – Nazary Nebeluk with Dr. Foster in MIP,...

September, 2017 (posted on the Pulse) The MD/PhD program graduated its largest class in May with 3 matching in Pediatrics,

Where are our graduates?


Some of our earliest graduates are: Todd Murray – graduated in 1996; Dermatopathologist in Las Vegas, NV David Stoltz – graduated in 2000; Professor of Internal Medicine - Pulmonary, Critical Care and Occupational Medicine, Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering, University of...

Some of our earliest graduates are: Todd Murray – graduated in 1996; Dermatopathologist in Las Vegas, NV David Stoltz –

MD/PhD March 2017 Updates


In August we welcomed 6 students into the MD/PhD program. They are currently finishing the first year of medical school and looking forward to research rotations during the summer. They are: Kaylin Beiter, Nicholas Fried, Hunter Hidalgo, Kristina Larter, Mirandy Li, and Phaethon Philbrook. Kristina...

In August we welcomed 6 students into the MD/PhD program. They are currently finishing the first year of medical school