Semanti Mukherjee Successfully Defends Thesis
Semanti Mukherjee successfully defended her thesis in September 2011. Her project focused on the genetic variants that contribute to the predisposition for and etiology of myeloproliferative neoplasms.
Tuesday, November 1, 2011
Frontiers of Science Symposium
Gerstner Sloan Kettering sponsored a daylong symposium for undergraduates and their faculty advisors to meet Gerstner Sloan Kettering leaders and graduate students while enjoying faculty talks, student posters, and a visit to Memorial Sloan Kettering research facilities.
Thursday, October 20, 2011
Eric Alonzo Successfully Defends Thesis
Eric Alonzo successfully defended his thesis in September 2011. He completed his dissertation research in the laboratory of Dr. Derek Sant’Angelo in the Immunology Program.
Saturday, October 15, 2011
Genomic Analysis Provides Clues about Most Common Form of Ovarian Cancer
In a large-scale genomic analysis of the most common and aggressive type of ovarian cancer, researchers from Memorial Sloan Kettering and other centers identified genetic mutations and pathways that set the disease apart from other types of ovarian cancer and other solid tumors.
Tuesday, October 11, 2011
Grayer Fellows Announced
Third-year students Oakley Olsen and Alison Spencer have been named Grayer Fellows. Fellows are chosen based on excellence demonstrated by their thesis proposal examinations.
Monday, October 10, 2011
Second Year Students Awarded Fellowships
Our students’ research is recognized with the Geoffrey Beene Graduate Student Fellowships, the Catell Fellowship, the Olayan Fellowship, and the Palestin Fellowship.
Saturday, October 1, 2011
Welcome to our First-Year PhD Students
Gerstner Sloan Kettering welcomed its sixth class of PhD students on July 25, 2011. The incoming class is composed of three women and seven men.
Thursday, September 15, 2011
Congratulations to our 2011 Shaps Scholars
Each summer, four summer students are named Rubin and Sarah Shaps Scholars. They are selected on the basis of their outstanding undergraduate credentials and their performance in our Summer Undergraduate Research Program.
Tuesday, August 30, 2011
Semanti Mukherjee Awarded Chairman's Prize
Fifth-year graduate student Semanti Mukherjee was awarded the Chairman’s Prize for her first-author paper that was accepted for publication in the May 2011 issue of Human Heredity.
Monday, August 1, 2011