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Congratulations to our newest doctoral candidate, Kaitlyn Calabro!

While Hurricane Irma may have delayed her a week, it didn’t stop Kait Calabro from successfully passing her qualifying exam on September 18th. Congratulations on surviving the toughest moment of graduate school, Kait. We’re so excited to call you a ‘doctoral candidate’!!…

Inaugural Mentor Match Celebration

The Graduate Program in Biomedical Sciences recognized their Fall 2016 cohort of students who have all successfully selected a mentors and research concentrations. We are happy that Tyler McCullough matched with our team (and that he brought his cute baby!) to the inaugural Mentor-Match Celebration on August 18, 2017.

K. Tyler McCullough mentors those underrepresented in STEM fields

Thank you Tyler for participating in the I AM STEM summer camp! This program is designed to mentor children who are underrepresented in the STEM fields and introduce them to academic concepts early in a fun and interactive way. Here is is showing them how bacteria can be used to help…

Congratulations to Charlene Te, this summer’s SSTP student

Charlene was 1 of 4 summer students to receive a perfect score on her oral presentation last week. At just 17 years young, she demonstrated an impressive grasp of AAV vector biology and it’s application to inherited retinal disease. Congratulations, Charlene!!…

Dr. Boye awarded a University Term Professorship

Dr. Boye was recently named one of the College of Medicine’s 2016-17 University Term Professors. The University Term Professorship Program provides recognition to reward outstanding academic achievement. The College Assessment Committee identified 40 individuals from the very high quality nominations in this first cohort and she was selected among the…

Boye Lab BABIES!!

We are so excited to welcome two new additions to the BLM family! In October, Tyler and his wife welcomed their first baby, Kieran. In November,  Shreyasi and her husband welcomed their first baby, Shanaya. Both are sure to be little scientists in the making. Congratulations to the proud parents and…