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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


M.S. in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology Ranked #1 in the U.S.

Georgetown University received top honors in College Factual's 2023 rankings of U.S. schools for biochemistry master's.…

October 24, 2022


Student Research Day 2022

On Oct. 6, BGE doctoral students shared their dissertation projects in a poster session and oral presentations. We encourage students to submit their abstracts, and we welcome…

August 12, 2022


Perseverance Pays Off for BGE’s Class of 2022

BGE celebrates the graduation of the Class of 2022. More than 600 students overcame academic challenges and the disruption of a pandemic to earn doctorates, master's degrees and…

June 1, 2022