Graduate School News

Congratulations to the Fall 2017 Graduates

DSC 0395Congratulations to the Fall 2017 Graduates. Pictures and the hooding ceremony video are available online.
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Music Keeps 'Artsy Scientist' Grounded

3minKendra Royston, a fifth-year PhD student and graduate research assistant in biology, has spent the past five years studying how nutrition can impact disease development, particularly with breast cancer. The research has been fascinating and, as a result, led her down a path she didn’t see coming. Read more ...

Congratulations to the 2017 3MT Winners

3minThe Graduate School hosted its 2017 3 Minute Thesis Competition Oct. 5 at the Hill Student Center Alumni Theater. Congratulations to the winners of the Master's and Doctoral categories. 

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Upcoming Events

Training at UAB often involves interdisciplinary efforts that combine the expertise of faculty from many departments. Participating students gain exposure to a wider field of experiences and possibilties—and complete part of the requirements for a PhD.

NIH Training Grants at UAB, with predoctoral & postdoctoral positions

Cancer Prevention and Control
Sponsored by Nutrition Sciences and Public Health

Cardiovascular Pathophysiology
UAB graduate training program

Cellular and Molecular Biology
Offered jointly by Biochemistry & Molecular Genetics, Cell Biology, Microbiology, and Neurobiology

Integrative Biomedical Sciences
Offered jointly by Physiology & Biophysics, Molecular & Cellular Pathology, Pharmacology & Toxicology, and Environmental Health Sciences

Neuroscience
An interdepartmental effort that bridges basic and clinical science departments

Toxicology Training Program
Degrees may be completed in Biology, Pharmacology and Toxicology, Pathology, Epidemiology, Environmental Health Sciences, or Nutrition Sciences