Category Archives: Microbiology & Immunology program

Students win top awards at Biomedical Sciences retreat

Three students in Upstate’s College of Graduate Studies were honored with “best poster/abstract” awards at the college’s annual Biomedical Sciences retreat. Neva Watson, Microbiology & Immunology, won first prize (and $200) for “The Role of SHP-1 in Virus-induced Myositis. ” … Continue reading

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Upstate students share their research far and wide

Two Upstate graduate students who conduct research in stem cell biology have showcased their work from California to Greece. Sonia Iyer and Robert (Robby) Brooks, students in the lab of William Kerr, PhD, Murphy Professor of Children’s Oncology Research (Departments … Continue reading

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Upstate MD/PhD student conducting research in Kenya

Eric Wohlford, a student in Upstate’s MD/PhD program, is spending the summer conducting research in Africa after receiving a 2012 travel award from the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. Eric received round-trip airfare and $1,000 in living expenses for … Continue reading

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Student Ambassador finds a good fit at Upstate

Olesea Cojohari, a first-year student in the College of Graduate Studies, has been selected as a President’s Student Ambassador for 2011-2012. The ambassadors represent Upstate at a variety of events and speak about student life, academics, research and clinical experiences. … Continue reading

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