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Congratulations to the OWIMS 2016 Mentor of the Year

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Dr. Dwayne Godwin

Dr. Dwayne Godwin, Dean of the Graduate School, Biomedical Science Graduate Programs, and Professor of Neurobiology & Anatomy will be awarded the Women’s Achievement and Mentoring Award at a social event on November 30th, 4:00-5:30 pm. Social

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2016 – 2017 Mike & Lucy Robbins Graduate Scholarship Fund

The Lucy Robbins Fellowship Award was established in the spring of 2005 in memory of Lucy Robbins, the late wife of WFUHS faculty member Dr. Mike Robbins. In 2014 the award was renamed the Mike and Lucy Robbins Graduate Scholarship …

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Howlett Named Assistant Dean

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I am pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Allyn Howlett, Professor of Physiology and Pharmacology as Assistant Dean in the Graduate School. Dr. Howlett is a professor in the department of Physiology and Pharmacology, and teaches courses in both …

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2015 MMTS Reidar Wallin Teaching Award Recipient

Molecular Medicine and Translational Sciences Graduate Program

In 2011 we started a new tradition of honoring a faculty member in the MMTS program with a teaching award for their contributions to the MMTS graduate program. Dr. Michael Seeds was the …

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Graduate School Alumni Works to Prevent Military Troop Injuries

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Dr. Kerry Ann Danelson

In 2000, Kerry Danelson, PhD, earned a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, N.Y., where she first heard about combining engineering and medicine to prevent injuries. When …

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IASH Lifetime Achievement Award

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K. Bridget Brosnihan, PhD, professor of Surgical Sciences in the Hypertension and Vascular Research Center, has received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Inter-American Society of Hypertension (IASH).The ninth recipient of this award since its inception in 1997, Dr. Brosnihan …
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A Remarkable New Cancer-Fighting Discovery

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“When you’re fighting cancer, you’re going to war against your body,” says Patricia Gallagher, PhD.

Dr. Ann Tallant (left) and
Dr. Patricia Gallagher (right)

In the battle against cancer, which kills more than half a million Americans each year, Gallagher …

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