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February 21, 2018

The Doctoral Program in Cancer Biology welcomes Dr. Stephen Kron, MD, PhD, with a lunch at Angelo's with trainees: Ben Chandler, Anjan Saha, Lisa Pinatti and Ally Hawkins.

January 15, 2018

Award-winning actor, best-selling author and philanthropist Hill Harper will deliver the keynote address for the 2018 MLK Symposium Lecture. 

October 31, 2017

Aaron Koch successfully defended his dissertation on October 31st!

September 29, 2017


The Doctoral Program in Cancer Biology is pleased to announce the recipients of this year's 2017 Cancer Biology Retreat Awards. 


The 1st Place Oral Presenter is Julian Bahr (Weiss Lab).


This year's Poster Presentation Winners are:

1st Place:  Dipika Mohan (Hammer Lab) and Anjan Saha (Markovitz Lab)

3rd Place: Diana Shah (Castro/Lowenstein Lab)


The Volleyball Champions are: 

David Lombard, Ally Hawkins (Lawlor Lab), Melanie Krook, Thomas Carey, Daysha Torres, Gary Hammer, and Corey Speers!


Thank you to all of you who participated in these competitions and congratulations to the recipients! 

September 25, 2017

 A hearty congrats to Aaron for back to back publication in the Journal of the American Chemical Society! Well done!

These were projects that he worked on during his internship at UCLA in the summer of 2015.

January 9, 2017

Way to go, Morgan!

Please check out the Link to Mogan's review.

August 9, 2016

Congrats to Evelyn Jiagge who just had two papers published and an editorial written on one of her papers! Please check out her publications below.