Qidi Chen 2014 Amgen Scholar
November 12, 2014

Seventeen top educational institutions worldwide are partnering in the twelve-year, $50 million program.

The Graduate Division at UC San Francisco has been awarded a grant from the Amgen Foundation that will provide hands-on laboratory experience to undergraduate students through the Amgen Scholars Program. This marks the 9th year that UCSF will participate in the program, which aims to inspire the next generation of innovators by providing undergraduates with hands-on summer research opportunities at many of the world’s premier education institutions.

scenes from the 3MT live event
October 30, 2014

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.

BMS alumnus and postdoc Robert Judson
October 08, 2014

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.

4 of the 9 finalists
October 02, 2014

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.