Sama Ahmed has won the first-ever Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) competition at UCSF! Sama, a PhD candidate in the Neuroscience Program, also took home the "People's Choice" award. Chuchu Zhang, another neuroscience graduate student, was named the runner-up.
Two Graduate Division alumni, Robert Judson and Glenn-Milo Santos, as well as four UCSF faculty members, Adam Abate, Wendell Lim, Michael McManus, and Michael Rosenblum, have just received prestigious awards from the National Institutes of Health.
The UC San Francisco Graduate Division is pleased to announce the nine finalists for the first-ever Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition at UCSF. The top prize is $3,000.
On Monday, September 15, the Graduate Division hosted the Third Annual Fall Celebration to mark the beginning of the new academic year and to welcome new and returning students to campus.
This year, over 700 graduate students, postdocs, and faculty members gathered on Koret Quad at Mission Bay for BBQ, ice cream, music, socializing, and some great raffle prizes. Among this year's new students in the Graduate Division are 136 PhD students and over 400 in our affiliated master's, physical therapy, and nursing programs.