Welcome to the Rutgers Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences New Brunswick/Piscataway

The Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences New Brunswick/Piscataway offers interdisciplinary PhD training in specialties including Biochemistry, Pharmacology (including a Cancer Biology Concenration), Physiology, Environmental Exposure, Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, Biomedical Engineering, Toxicology,and Neuroscience.  These graduate training programs are offered jointly with the Graduate School New Brunswick on our Piscataway and New Brunswick campuses.

In addition, the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences offers a Masters in Clinical and Translational Sciences, a Masters in Biomedical Science and an MS in Biomedical Sciences. 

 


Congratulations to the Shatkin Winners!

 


Katie Morgan, Jim Millonig, Heather McGowan and Swapnil Devarkar (from Left to Right)

 

 

 

 

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Upcoming Events

  • For upcoming seminars on campus, click here.
  • For upcoming GSBS thesis defenses, click here.
  • For all events including career training and iJOBS activities as well as seminars and thesis defenses please visit our Google calendar.

News

  • Publications:

     

  • Przemsyslaw Swiatkowski is first author on a paper in Neuroscience, January 2016. “Activation of microglial P2Y12 receptor is required for outward potassium currents in response to neuronal injury.”

  • Awards and Positions

    The 2015-16 winners of the Aaron Shatkin Graduate Scholarshi:
    Swapnil Devarkar -
    PhD student in the laby of Smita Patel
    Heather McGowan-
    MD/PhD student in the lab of Zhiping Pang
    Katherine Morgan -
    MD/PhD student in the lab of Sharon Pine. Congratulations!

    The Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy Summer Research Fellowship Program was awarded another R25 grant from the NIH in November 2015.

    Kristina Hernandez
    got a job at MediTech Media which is a part of Nucleus Global in November 2015.

    Winder Perez got a job at Stryker Corp as an Assistant Microbiologist in November 2015

    The Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences (PI Millonig) and Rutgers School of Engineering (PI Yarmush) are excited to announce that we have been awarded a 5 year NIH Broadening Experiences in Scientific Training (BEST) grantClick here to read press release. Click here to learn more about iJOBS that launched in January 2015.

  • Grants
    January 2016:

    Congratulations Jeremy Tang for receiving a NJCCR pre-doctoral fellowship entitled " "TRIM33's Role in DNA Repair and Endogenous Retrotransposon Suppression". 



    Apoorva Halikere was awarded an F31 NIH Grant
    "Neuronal basis of OPRM1 A118G polymorphism in alcohol use disorders" in
    August 2015.

    Na Cai
    received an American Heart Association pre-doctoral fellowship "Regulation of TRPM7 channel kinase by 14-3-3 proteins" in July 2015.


  • PhD Alumni News:
    Recent Graduates
    Andrea Gray, FDA in the Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research.
    Shanique Edwards, PhD,
    Draw it to Know it Creative LLC.
    William Schneider
    , PhD, postdoc at Rockefeller
    Eric Joyce, PhD, postdoc at Harvard
    Arjun Sasikumar, PhD, postdoc at UC Berkeley
    Leia Miller, PhD, postdoc at the NIH
    Previous graduates
    Norell Hadzimichalis, PhD, Tech Transfer Expert, Rutgers
    Jean Honeywell, PhD, Clinical Research Coordinator, Alchera Bio LLC
    Patricia Irizzarry-Barreto, PhD, Program Coordinator, Rutgers Science Explorer Bus; Assoc. Director, Geology Museum
    Mary Lynn Mercado, PhD, Senior Medical Writing Scientist, Janssen Research & Development
    Monica Mody, PhD, Director, Medical Information, Oncology, US Medical Affairs, Bristol-Myers Squibb
    Harry Du, PhD, JD, Patent Attorney, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius
  • Alumni Data from LinkedIn
    54% pharmaceutical companies/business, 22% current postdocs, 13% in academic faculty positions, 5% government/policy, 3% science writing, 3% patent law/tech transfer
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