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Graduate Student News and Information


Congratulations to Eric Mosher, graduate student in Dr. Namandjé Bumpus' lab, for being awarded the 2020 Predoctoral Fellowship in Pharmacology / Toxicology from the PhRMA Foundation. 5/19/20


Congratulations to Carley Heck, graduate student in Dr. Namandjé Bumpus' lab, for being selected as the Molecular Pharmacology Highlighted Trainee Author, October, 2018 12/17/18
Congratulations to Emmanuel Datan, graduate student in Dr. Jun O. Liu's lab, for being featured in the Johns Hopkins Medicine Employee Spotlight during the National Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. 10/31/18

Congratulations to Amer Al-khouja, graduate student in Dr. Caren L. Freel Meyers' lab, for being awarded 2nd place in the GSA Poster Competition. He will be presenting his work in the School of Medicine Alumni poster presentation on Friday, June 1, 2018.   5/17/18




Congratulations to Carley Heck, graduate student in Dr. Namandjé Bumpus' lab, for being selected to receive a 2016 National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) Fellowship.   3/31/16


Congratulations to Julie Lade, graduate student in Dr. Namandjé Bumpus' lab, for being awarded FIRST PLACE for ASPET's Division of Drug Metabolism Best Abstract Competition for Graduate Students.   5/18/15


Congratulations to Julie Lade, graduate student in Dr. Namandjé Bumpus' lab, for being awarded a 2 year pre-doctoral fellowship from the PhRMA Foundation for Pharmacology/Toxicology. - 12/18/14

Congratulations to Kirill Gorshkov, 4th year graduate student in the laboratory of Dr. Jin Zhang, for becoming the Vice President of the 2015 MedImmune Mid-Atlantic Summit executive planning committee. The aim of this meeting is to bring together young research pioneers with leaders in academia, NIH/FDA, bio-pharmaceutical industries, and policy makers to inspire scientific leadership, grow our regional bio-economies, and challenge each other through discussions and seminars.  11/24/14



Congratulations to Sarah Head (Jun Liu's Lab) for being named the PhRMA Predoctoral Fellow.  12/16/13


Young Investigator's Day Awards


Congratulations to Robert Newman (Jin Zhang's Lab) for winning The A. McGehee Harvey Research AwardVedangi Sample (Jin Zhang's Lab) for winning The Bae Byo Jung Award, and Mary Katherine Tarrant (Philip Cole's Lab) for winning the Alicia Showalter Reynolds Award.  Robert, Vedangi, and Mary Katherine are among other School of Medicine trainee researchers who will be recognized at this year's 35th celebration of Young Investigators' Award program on Friday, April 13, 2012 at 4:00 p.m. in the Mountcastle Auditorium.  In addition, the Young Investigators' Day Awardees were featured in the April 9, 2012 issue of THE JHU GAZETTE.   04/11/12


Congratulations to Hyo-eun Carrie Bhang (Martin Pomper's Lab) for winning The Paul Ehrlich Research Award.  And,congratulations to Lin Shen (Robert Siliciano's Lab) for winning The Michael A. Shanoff Research Award.  Carrie and Lin were presented with their awards on Young Investigators' Day on Thursday, April 14, 2011 at 4:00 p.m.  in the Mountcastle Auditorium.     04/14/11                         

Graduate Student Association Annual Poster Session Awards

Congratulations to the four Pharmacology graduate students listed below who have won poster awards at the 9th Annual Poster Session held on Wednesday, May 18, 2005.  This Annual Poster Session was organized by the Graduate Student Association (GSA).

Hopkins-PREP program:

Ileana Lorenzini (2nd) - "Enhancing Axon Regeneration through Peripheral Nerve Bridges via Multi-Inhibitor Blocking - Ron Schnaar's Lab

LaShon Ussin (3rd) - "Imidazole Restores Proteolytic Activity to a Mutant Cytomegalovirus" - Wade Gibson's Lab

1st/2nd Years:

Lisa DiPilato (2nd) - "Fluorescent Indicators of cAMP: Resolving the Spatiotemporal Dynamics of cAMP Signaling - Jin Zhang's Lab

3rd/4th Years:

Curtis Chong (1st) - "Identification of the anti-Angiogenic Effect of the Mycophenolic Acid and the anti-Malarial Effect of Astemizole" - Jun Liu's Lab