• Student Research Day
    30th Anniversary of Student Research Day to be held on October 13, 2015, featuring Keynote Speaker Jorge Cham, PhD

    Save the date to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of Student Research Day on October 13, 2015. Support your fellow colleagues as they present their dissertation research on a wide variety of topics and stay for the raffle prizes and anniversary giveaways.

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    Neuroscience Student Elected to the Board of the American Tinnitus Association

    When Ted Turesky came to Georgetown to work as a research assistant for Josef Rauschecker, PhD in July 2010, he had never heard of tinnitus, the auditory phenomenon characterized by the perception of a ringing in one’s ear without any actual source of sound. However, while recruiting participants for a study on tinnitus, he was struck by the distress of those suffering from the condition.

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    Translational Biomedical Science Program

    The goal of the translational biomedical science (TBS) program offered through the Georgetown Howard Universities Center for Clinical and Translational Science (GHUCCTS) is to prepare pre-doctoral students and post-doctoral fellows (MDs and PhDs) to serve as the critical link in advancing the translation of basic science into improved outcomes for health, aging and disease.

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    Georgetown Medical Magazine Spring/Summer Issue

    Georgetown Medicine Magazine, a publication for alumni and friends of Georgetown University Medical Center, is now available online. The theme of this Spring/ Summer issue is "Caring for the Whole Person with Integrative Medicine."

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    BGE Graduates Receive Diplomas, Marking Thousands of Hours of Work

    On May 15th, 2015, the Biomedical Graduate Department had the honor of rewarding its graduates for their hard work in its commencement ceremony.

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    4th Annual 5K MCGSO Lab Rat Race

    On April 25, 2015, BGE Master’s students, PhD’s, and friends of the community gathered together for the 4th Annual MCGSO 5K, “Lab Rat Race”.

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    Lucile Adams-Campbell Honored for Life's Work in Health Disparities

    The world’s oldest and largest professional organization dedicated to advancing cancer research, the Amerian Association for Cancer Research (AACR), awarded Lucile L. Adams-Campbell, PhD, associate director of minority health and disparities research at Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, with its its 10th annual Minorities in Cancer Research Jane Cooke Wright Lectureship.

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    BGE's Third Year Participating In Brain Awareness Week Concludes With Free Public Lecture

    Last week, Georgetown University concluded its first-ever participation in Brain Awareness Week, a global campaign established by the Dana Foundation.

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    Students From the Masters in Biomedical Science Policy and Advocacy Program Go International!

    The 1-year M.S. in Biomedical Science Policy and Advocacy (BSPA) program at Georgetown University’s Biomedical Graduate Education equips students with an extensive knowledge base of policy and advocacy principles.

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    Your Brain Learns New Words By Seeing Them Not Hearing Them

    Maximilian Riesenhuber, a neuroscientist and faculty mentor of the Interdisciplinary Program of Neuroscience (IPN) program at Biomedical Graduate Education, Georgetown University Medical Center, and his colleagues found in an intriguing brain-mapping study that your brain learns new words by seeing them not hearing them.