Category: News

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…

Lessons from Lindau

Ricky Baylis (Grad 4, Owens lab) was selected to attend the 68th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting, which took place in Lindau, Germany. This year, approximately 40 Nobel Laureates convened in…

Dr. Carbonell Featured in UVAToday

Dr. Shawn Carbonell, University of Virginia MSTP alumnus, was recently featured in UVAToday. Check out the article here.

Congratulations, Shadi Khalil

Shadi Khalil, who worked in the laboratory of Dr. Adam Goldfarb, is the recipient of a national award as a Rising Star in Iron and Heme research.Further, Shadi has been…

Congratulations, Class of 2018

Congratulations to the MSTP students who graduated this past weekend! View Match Results. Pictured above: Back row: James Cronk, Monique Anderson, Janelle Weaver, Sachin Gadani Front row: Tzu-Ying Chuang, Sowmya…

Congratulations, Dwyer Lab!

Based in large part on the ongoing work of MSTP student Jessica Neville Little (G3), the NIH recently funded an R21 award to Jessica’s mentor, Dr. Noelle Dwyer. The Title…

Alumni News

OncoSynergy, co-founded by former UVA MSTP student, Shawn Carbonell, MD ‘06/PhD ‘05, is launching Phase I Clinical Trials for treating glioblastoma. Shawn completed his PhD with Drs. James Mandell and…