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UCH Grad School Newsletter
Learn more about UCH Grad School programs in our latest Newsletter: Nov 2023 UConn Health Grad School Newsletter
In the News...
New Off-Campus Housing website
UConn Health does not have on-campus housing available on our campus. However, the University’s Off-Campus Housing Office has a new section to search for housing in the UConn Health campus area of Farmington and beyond. Visit https://offcampushousing.uconn.edu for more information!
The Roommate Finder section is also active, and is a password protected site where students can log in using their NetID to search for roommates.
Biomedical Science PhD Program Outcomes:
Feel free to reach out to our 2023-24 Graduate Student Organization (GSO) representatives with questions about the program or specific AoCs:
President: Deepa Anjan Kumar
Vice President: Rachel Gilmore
Treasurer: Hunter Panier
Academic Committee Chair: Brenna McAllister
Social Committee Chair: Sai Nivedita Krisnan
Social Media Chair: Perla El Ahmad
Cell Biology:Cindy Li
Genetics and Developmental Biology: Sanjucta Adak
Immunology:Arshmeet Kaur Chawla
Molecular Biology and Biochemistry: Patricia Hare
Neuroscience: Pearl Sutter
Skeletal Biology and Regeneration: Travis Wallace
Systems Biology: Rudradeep Mukherjee
Young Explorers in Science (YES) Program- a student led group providing research and science exposure for high school students within the under-served communities of Connecticut
Beyond the PhD- a student-led group that supporting peer-professional networking and career development in STEM.
MBB Diversity and Inclusion Group: open to all AoC students, this student-led group was founded to be a supportive space to discuss race, diversity, inclusion, and tolerance (contact: Angie DeMarco)
Sustainability at UConn Health Student Interest Group: open to all student on UConn Health campus; this group recognizes our responsibility to address the health impacts of environmental damage and fight the progression of climate change. Our group supports the UConn Health community in its quest to minimize our carbon footprint, both on and off campus.
UCH Graduate School DEI Committee
This committee is comprised of graduate students, postdocs, faculty, and staff in The Graduate School at UConn Health