Author: Melodi Moore

GCC Updates

News from the Gulf Coast Consortia A Collaboration of Baylor College of Medicine, Rice University, University of Houston, University of Texas Health Science Center, University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, and Institute of Biosciences & Technology of Texas A&M Health Science Center GCC… Read more »

Howard Hughes Medical Institute Medical Research Fellows Program 2017 Competition

The Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) Medical Research Fellows Program encourages the development of future medical-scientists by providing a year of full-time, mentored laboratory research training to medical, dental, and veterinary students who have demonstrated an interest in and commitment to biomedical research, but who are not enrolled in an… Read more »


      Received July 22 – October 13, 2016   PI Dept Title Sponsor Total All Years Bourne, Nigel Pediatric Vaccinology Zika Virus Recombinant Subunit Vaccine Hawaii Biotech Incorporated  $   29,216 Buck, Era Educational Development Longitudinal Assessment of Humanism in Medical Students: An Observational Investigation Arnold P. Gold… Read more »


BACKGROUND One of the goals of UTMB Health is to support and promote technology transfer and commercialization of research discoveries. The Technology Commercialization Program (TCP) will provide seed funds to support the commercialization of discoveries created at the UTMB Health. The funds for this program will be made available from… Read more »

Funding Announcements – State, Local and Other Federal Funding

Funding Announcements Graduate/Post Doc Deadline  Sponsor Name/Link Amount/Time Frame November 3, 2016 National Academy of Education NAEd/Spencer Postdoctoral Fellowship $35,000 for each of two contiguous years, working half-time. November 14, 2016 Association for Frontal Temporal Degeneration Postdoctoral Research Fellowship $55,000/year for two years November 18, 2016 Autism Science Foundation Pre/Post… Read more »

Texas Regional Immunology Conference Registration Open

MD Anderson Cancer Center  South Campus Research Building 2  *  7455 Fannin Street, Houston, TX 77054 Keynote Speaker:  James Allison, PhD Session 1:   Immune Responses in Disease Session 2:   Innate Immunity and Inflammation Session 3:   Adaptive Immunity and Tumor Immunology Session 4:   Inflammation For the full program and to register please go to: MD Anderson Center for Inflammation and Cancer  —>  Seminars & Events Or click link Texas Regional Immunology Conference For more information contact your institution’s lead: MDACC Shao-­Cong Sun, PhD Stephanie Watowich, PhD UTMB Health Roberto Garofalo, MD Texas A&M Koichi Kobayashi, MD, PhD