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    Welcome 2019 Stowers Summer Scholars May 31 2019

    The Graduate School welcomes a group of undergraduates for eight weeks of immersive learning and research. This year’s ensemble includes thirty students from eight countries on four continents. 

    2019 Graduation festivities May 30 2019

    Christine Smoyer, Melvin Noé González and Amanda Bonner graduate from the Graduate School of the Stowers Institute for Medical Research.

    GSSIMR predocs clinch competitive awards May 8 2019

    Cassandra Kempf and Nicole Nuckolls are the latest GSSIMR predocs to have been awarded competitive funding.


    Predoctoral researchers become immersed in a stimulating research environment.


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


    We offer a highly competitive salary throughout the program for each predoctoral researcher. 


    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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