Graduate School News

Discoveries: The sweet science behind mending muscle

IMG 0174Rylie Hightower, a third-year graduate student in the Graduate Biomedial Sciences neuroscience program, studies proteins and other factors that contribute to the progression of muscular dystrophy. 

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Link to Leadership: Dr. Lisa Schwiebert, Associate Dean for Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs

GRAD logo without taglineEmbarking on the graduate school journey can be a challenging experience, but it helps if you understand the major players involved in that experience. This new series, "Link to Leadership," features Q&As with UAB's Graduate School leaders and an opportunity for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows to get to know these leaders on a deeper level.
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Graduate Student Organization Spotlight: Graduate Student Government

Grad Student Organization Spotlight graphicThe University of Alabama at Birmingham offers numerous ways for graduate students to enhance their leadership skills, one of which is joining a student organization. But how do you decide which organization is the right fit for you? This Spotlight series will highlight all of UAB's graduate student organizations, as well as the benefits of joining each one.  Read more ...

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Valerie Ficklin

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Angela Gilmore

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Aysha D. Bey

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Diane Schussel

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Catherine Stevens

Session III

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Eric Cheek

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Justine Viera

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Kunlun Hong

Session IV

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Rong (Grace) Zhai

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Sheri Routt

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Christy Ventura

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Evans C. Bailey

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Cynthia Vied

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Daniel Golden

Session VI

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Shirley E. Clark

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Daniel Mendoza

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Xiaqing Wu

Session VII

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Judy Wells

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Jerri Edwards

3rd Place

Xuanping Zhang

Session VIII

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Mike McManus

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Scott Deken

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Joseph R. Bishop