Graduate News


Martens' research experience at USAMRIID
Matthew Martens, IPID graduate student, and Chancellor Gold discuss research opportunities at the United States Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases (USAMRIID) in this video.

Woods discusses the founding of GRADS
Kathryn Woods, IPID graduate student, talks to Chancellor Gold about the establishment of Graduates & Professionals Representing Achievement, Diversity and Service (GRADS) on the UNMC campus in this video and in this UNMC Today article.

Incoming Graduate Students, 2017

Welcome the new Pathology and Microbiology & IPID graduate students!

From left: Kathryn Cole, Jonathan (Yoni) Herskovitz, Jian Li, Matthew Martens, Raina Barnes,
Lisa Jorgenson, Jane Morwitzer, Macy Olson and Nowayer Alkhaldi

Our SURP students for the summer of 2017

Dylan George, Peru State College  (left)
Dylan George, Dianne Wellems M.S., St. Patrick Reid Ph.D.
“The Lipid Sphingosine Kinases are associating with Stress Granules”

Gunnar Orcutt, Peru State College (right)
Gunnar J. Orcutt, Pooja Roy, Fareha Razvi, and Paul D. Fey
“Catabolism Of Glucogenic Amino Acids In Staphylococcus aureus “

Don Nguyen, Michigan State University (MD/PhD SURP program)
Don Nguyen, McKenzie Lehman, PhD, and Paul Fey, PhD
“The Functional Importance of Proline Transporters in Staphylococcus

Congratulations to Pathology and Microbiology award Winners

2017 award group photo
from left):  Dr. Steven Hinrichs with Jiuli Shou – 1st Place Graduate Student Research Seminar Award; Julia Sommer – 2nd Place Graduate Student Research Seminar Award; Chunyi Zhou – Pathology and Microbiology Cash Award for Excellence, Midwest Student Biomedical Research Forum (MSBRF); Dr. Vinai Chittezham Thomas – Outstanding Graduate Student Educator Award and Dr. Rakesh Singh

2016-2017 Student Awards

2016-2017 Student Publications

Maggie Bartlett UNMC PhD student & Madalyn McFarland present - TedxUNO
Parasitic Mind Control: Who's Really in Command? 

To find out who is really in control click the photo to watch the You tube video.

Incoming Graduate Students, 2016

Welcome the new Pathology and Microbiology & IPID graduate students!

From left: Anna Staudacher, Omalla (Allan) Olwenyi, Thandiwe Jere, Elizabeth Hutfless, Kholud Alharthi, Maggie Bartlett, Kathryn Woods and Stephen Luebker  Not pictures: Kelsey Yamada, Jennifer Endres

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