Biomedical research program gets additional funding
San Antonio area high school students will have the opportunity to participate in a unique, intensive, three-year biomedical research program at the Health Science Center, thanks to a $675,000 grant from The Max and Minnie Tomerlin Voelcker Fund.
Dr. Kaitlyn Lewis: Aging Research Will Help Us Live Better Lives
Dr. Kaitlyn Lewis knows that for most cancers, the old age becomes a risk factor. Dr. Lewis is an alumnae of the Biology of Aging graduate program at the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences. She recently was given the Joe and Bettie Ward Award, a recognition of excellence in biology of aging research.
Two Students in Asmis Lab win AHA Fellowship
Nancy Nguyen and Kevin Downs, graduate students in the lab of Dr. Reto Asmis just won competitive American Heart Association predoctoral fellowships. The AHA predoctoral fellowship helps students initiate careers in cardiovascular and stroke research by providing research assistance and training.