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    2015 Leaders of Tomorrow Summit

    The Leaders of Tomorrow Summit is the Mid-Atlantic region's first student-led, cross-functional and inter-generational leadership summit featuring students, young biotech leaders, bio-pharmaceutical industries, government, academia, and entrepreneurs.

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    SciPhD Workshop Teaches Students that There is More to Industry Jobs than Science Skills

    “What can I do to start my professional career in industry” was the question on everyone’s mind. Master’s program students, PhD candidates, and Post-doctoral scholars had all come to the SciPhD Workshop for answers on Monday evening, and they did not leave disappointed.

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    BGE Announces More Program Site Launches

    Complementary and Alternative Medicine, Biochemistry, Biomedical Science Policy and Advocacy, and Microbiology join the list of new website launches at BGE.

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    GUMC Launches new EdX course on Genomic Medicine

    On Wednesday June 4, 2014, Georgetown University Medical Center will launch the medical school's first massive open online course (MOOC): Genomic Medicine Gets Personal.

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    Immigrant Health Initiative

    The Department of Microbiology and Immunology is launching a new initiative to explore the issue of infectious and parasitic diseases amongst immigrant populations.

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    Crowdsourcing competition allows Georgetown scientists to raise funds

    Call it a wonky version of “American Idol” — or, perhaps more aptly, “Research for a Cause.” Four Georgetown University Medical Center scientists recently delivered 15-minute sales pitches about their work, hoping to win money from an unusual panel of judges: local residents who are not experts on science.

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    Dr. Aviad Haramati Elected to Leadership Board of AAMC

    Aviad Haramati, PhD, professor of biochemistry and molecular & cellular biology and director of the Contemporary and Alternative Medicine program at Georgetown University was elected to the inaugural administrative board of the newly constituted Council of Faculty and Academic Societies (CFAS) of the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC).

  • Nobel Prize Announcement

    Students at Georgetown University Medical Center react to the large number of Nobel prize recipients from the US this year 2013, as reported on SVT by Stefan Asberg

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    New Project Aims to Improve Quality of Life for Latina Breast Cancer Survivors

    WASHINGTON—In an effort to improve the quality of life for Latina women with breast cancer, the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) has awarded a three-year contract to a researcher at Georgetown University here. The organization notes that quality-of-life issues for Latina breast cancer survivors remain a little-studied area in the United States despite the growth in the nation's Latina population.

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    Georgetown Receives Amgen Foundation Grant to Take Lab Experience to the Classroom

    The Amgen foundation is partnering with Georgetown to provide a real-world biotech lab experience to middle and high school students.