General Information

SOM Home > Education > Graduate Biosciences Society > General Information

General Information

GBS Officers 2015-2016

 

President Alexandra Bettina    amb8za
Vice President   Michael Schappe ms9xb
Treasurer Casandra Hoffman clh4he
Secretary  Margaret Kelly-Goss mrk2cc
Professional Committee
Chairs
 Awndre Gamache
Deborah Luzader
Jeffrey Teoh
aeg2c
dj3bj
jjt8vb
Academic Committee
Chairs
 Elizabeth McKenney
Jeremy Shaw
esm3bn
jjs3ge
Service & Outreach
Committee Chairs
Breanna Brenneman
Victoria Osinski
brb2ty
vo3sc

 

Who We Are

The Graduate Biosciences Society (GBS) was founded in 1989 to act as the organizing body and faculty liaison for graduate students in those departments and interdisciplinary programs affiliated with the UVA School of Medicine. Our membership includes over 380 graduate students who are doing research in biochemistry, molecular genetics, biology, biomedical engineering, biophysics, cell biology, microbiology, molecular physiology, biological physics, neuroscience, pathology, and pharmacology.

 

GBS organizes many events including a Fall Welcome Reception, the monthly Student Seminar Series (GBS4), happy hours, a Spring Research Symposium, and a variety of programs designed to aid students with career planning. Through these events, we promote interaction between the many science departments at UVA and provide a positive atmosphere for the professional and personal development of tomorrow's scientific leaders.