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Ph.D. Candidate Wins ARCS Scholar Award for Pancreatic Cancer Research

Tumor Biology doctoral candidate Zoe Malchiodi was named a 2023-24 award recipient of the Metropolitan Washington Chapter of the Achievement Rewards for College Scientists (ARCS)…

December 1, 2023


Doctoral Students Hone Presentation Skills and Build Community at Student Research Day

The Georgetown University Medical Center Graduate Student Organization (MCGSO) and Biomedical Graduate Education (BGE) hosted the annual Student Research Day on October 11 on the…

October 24, 2023


Two Tumor Biology Faculty Named Distinguished University Professors

Drs. Lucile Adams-Campbell and Richard Schlegel have been recognized by Georgetown University with the rank of Distinguished University.…

September 26, 2023


Diversifying the neuroscience workforce

Interdisciplinary Program in Neuroscience Director Ashley VanMeter BGE associate dean Caleb McKinney were recognized in Georgetown Health Magazine for expanding opportunities for…

August 22, 2023


Illuminating Influence: Insights from BGE’s Class of 2023

Graduating students share their perspectives on backgrounds, challenges, and pathways they envision to effecting positive. …

May 19, 2023


BGE Student Wins McCourt Public Policy Challenge

M.S. in Integrative Neuroscience student Sparsha Muralidhara was a winner in the McCourt School of Public Policy's 2023 Georgetown Public Policy Challenge. Muralidhara worked…

April 24, 2023


SMP Students Take On Wheelchair Basketball in Wheel 2 Win Fundraiser Tournament

Students in the Special Master's Program in Physiology helped raise nearly $12,000 for people with spinal cord injuries or disease in the D.C..…

April 20, 2023

Student Profiles

From Dubai to D.C., Scholarship Recipient Embraces ‘Hustle’ to Protect Public Health

Chinmayee Mehta, the first recipient of the new Lamees Hamdan, M.D., Endowed Scholarship, tested food and water quality in Dubai before starting her graduate studies in BGE's…

April 6, 2023


Interim Assistant VP Aims to Build Academic Collaborations Across GUMC

Caleb McKinney is focused on expanding efforts to deliver a more comprehensive education - and better career prospects - for Georgetown's biomedical master's and certificate…

February 14, 2023


Systems Medicine Director Is Guest Editor for Special Issue on Drug Repurposing

Sona Vasudevan is the guest editor of the open-access International Journal of Molecular Sciences special issue, "Drug Repurposing: Emerging Approaches to Drug Discovery."…

February 9, 2023