Category: News

2024 Todorovic Distinguished Lectureship Seminar


This year, we had the honor of welcoming Dr. Erika Holzbaur, William Maul Measey Professor of Physiology at University of Pennsylvania, as the 2024 Todorovic Distinguished Lectureship seminar speaker. Dr.…

5 UVA MSTP students to attend the 35th Annual MD/PhD National Student Conference


Five UVA MSTP students, Ashley Bolte (Grad 3), HeeJin Cheon (Grad 2), Russell "Rusty" Hawes (Med 1), Amanda Ward (Grad 4), and Briana "Bri" Wilson (Grad 3), will attend the…

ASCP recognizes Dr. Rebecca Obeng (UVA MSTP 2013) as a “40 Under Forty Honoree”


The American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) recently recognized Rebecca Obeng, MD, PhD, MPH, FASCP, a 2013 UVA MSTP graduate (PhD research conducted in the laboratory of Dr. Vic Engelhard,…

Congratulations, 2020 Wagner Fellowship Awardees!


Congratulations to two MSTP students, Ashley Bolte (Grad 3, Lukens Lab) and Brandon Podyma (Grad 3, Deppmann Lab), who were among the 10 recipients of the 2020 Robert R. Wagner…

Gustavo Pacheco featured in Nature


Gustavo Pacheco (Grad 1, DeSimone Lab) was featured in Nature for his work in UVA's Department of Cell Biology and Cell & Developmental Biology Graduate Program to support Black students…

Congratulations, Class of 2020!


Congratulations to the MSTP students who graduated this past weekend! View Match Results. Pictured below: Top row: Anne "Annie" Carlton, George "Bert" Cortina, Allissia Gilmartin, and Ali Khan Bottom row:…

Welcome, 2019 MSTP Class!


On Friday, August 16, the entering MSTP class joined their medical school peers at the 2019 White Coat Ceremony and Convocation. Featured clockwise from top: Evan Lamb, Dr. Dean Kedes…

2019 MSTP Retreat


The Medical Scientist Training Program held its annual retreat in July. The Program hosted faculty from across the University and 1995 MSTP Alumnus, Dr. Paul Mosca.  

Nadine Michel Wins Best Poster at EMBO Workshop in Israel


Nadine Michel (Grad 3, McConnell Lab) won best poster at the EMBO Workshop "Genome Dynamics in Neuroscience and Aging" in Herzliya, Israel. The title of Nadine’s poster was “The Neurodevelopmental…

Student Outreach Initiative


Recently, radio host “La Conejita” from the Spanish language station 94.7 WPVC FM, invited MSTP student Janet Arras (Grad 3, Bouton lab) to participate in a video broadcast focusing on…