John Landers receives $300K from Muscular Dystrophy Association to identify therapeutic targets for ALS
John Landers, PhD, will use a $300,000 grant to identify new therapeutic target for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. The grant is one of eight totaling more than $2 million awarded by the Muscular Dystrophy Association for ALS research this month.Read more
Women in Science
Raziel Rojas-Rodriguez, a PhD candidate in the Program in Molecular Medicine, is studying how adipose tissue expansion during pregnancy is related to metabolic health. Learn more about her research in this Women in Science video.
Student AccomplishmentsRead more!
- John Landers receives $300K from Muscular Dystrophy Association to identify therapeutic targets for ALS
- Cynthia Fuhrmann dedicated to helping other scientists chart their own careers
- Raúl Padrón elected to National Academy of Sciences
- Paul Greer named 2019 Searle Scholar
- UMass Medical School, Dana Farber/Boston Children’s researchers optimize gene editing for sickle cell disease
Student Interviews on LabTV
Find out what GSBS students are curious about! View Graduate Student LabTV Interviews.
Tuesday, April 23, 2019
"Generating Evidence Using Population-Based Methods: Shedding New Light on the Age-Old Problem of Chronic Pain in Older Adults" Presented by: Suzanne G. Leveille, PhD, RN, UMass BostonLocation: AS9-2072noon - 1 p.m.
Thursday, April 25, 2019
Educational Recognition Awards (Reception following)Location: Albert Sherman Center Auditorium4 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Friday, April 26, 2019
CPHR Dissertation Proposal Presentation "Bipolar Disorder in the Perinatal Period: Understanding Gaps in Care to Improve Outcomes" presented by: Grace Masters, BSLocation: AS9-207211 a.m. - noon