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    Graduate School of the Stowers Institute receives accreditation Nov 9 2021

    The Graduate School of the Stowers Institute for Medical Research announces that it has received institutional accreditation from the Higher Learning Commission, an accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.

    A new class of predoctoral researchers joins the Stowers Graduate School Oct 27 2021

    Five new predoctoral researchers arrived at the Graduate School in August, ready to immerse themselves in their Ph.D. studies.

    Predocs continue to reap benefits of scientific meetings Aug 23 2021

    Virtual conferences and workshops help predocs gain critical knowledge, skills, and connections


    Predoctoral researchers become immersed in a stimulating research environment.


    Previous success in research is the major prerequisite for admission into the Graduate School program.

    Research Scholars

    Diverse students prepare for PhD training in our innovative one-year Research Scholars program

    Summer Scholars

    Summer Scholars get to experience firsthand the intellectual, collaborative spirit of research.

    Meet Our Predoctoral Researchers

    Our small but diverse group of predoctoral researchers hails from locales all over the world, with interests as diverse as their origins.

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