A UCSF-authored career development tool has been named the winner of Association of American Medical College's 2013 "Innovation in Research and Research Training" award.
“I want GSA meetings to be an inviting space for all represented students to learn about the issues going on at the campus and university level." Joseph Foy, GSA president and nursing student.
"Most of our SRTP students go on to obtain PhD and professional degrees, many here at UCSF. I often hear back from former students about how seminal this program was in their career trajectory," said Dr. Carol Gross, faculty advisor and founder of the SRTP program.
On May 21, Graduate Dean Elizabeth Watkins, Robert Judson, a former graduate student and current postdoc at UCSF, and graduate student Nir Oksenberg traveled to Washington DC to represent UCSF at “UC Day in DC,” an annual event organized by the University of California Washington Center. At this advocacy event, representatives from all ten UC campuses made the case for Congressional support for graduate research and education, and highlighted how federally-funded research conducted at UC and throughout the state fuels California and our nation's economy.