GSD Announcements
2019 May 28

The Graduate Student Division (GSD) within the Office for Research Career Development,
a branch of the Center for Faculty Development, was created to foster a graduate student community and to serve the practical needs of graduate students from all academic institutions who are associated with basic and clinical research at MGH.


  Graduate Students and
  Postdoc Networking

  Mark your calendars


  Mentoring Award

  Continuing Umbrella
  Research Experiences
  (CURE) Program

  B-BIC Skills

  Still a PhD
  student at MGH?


1. MGH GSD, MGPA and PDD Networking Barbecue on June 26-
    Presented by MGH Graduate Student Division (GSD), Post Doctoral Division(PDD)
    and Mass General Postdoc Association (MGPA)

Come join the GSD, PDD and the MGPA at this outdoor event where you can meet and socialize with other PhD graduate students and research fellows. Lots of fun and food are guaranteed!

Date: Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Time: 5:00 to 7:00 pm
Location: CNY campus, details provided upon registration.

*Open to PhD graduate students and research fellows only*

Registration is required. Please click here to register.

MARK YOUR CALENDARS - Upcoming Program (Details to follow)

    •   GSD Lunch Seminar Travel Awards Winners Presentation
         Thu, Sep 12, 2019 - 12:00 to 1:00 pm
         Location: MGH Main Campus


1. MGH GSD Principal Investigator Mentoring Award 2019 recipient -
    Presented by the MGH Graduate Student Division

The MGH Graduate Student Division would like to congratulate Alex Soukas, MD, PhD, the Weissman Family MGH Research Scholar 2018-2023, Physician Investigator, Center for Genomic Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School on the 2019 MGH GSD Principal Investigator (PI) Mentoring Award. This award is given to an MGH PI who has contributed to the success of PhD graduate student(s) at MGH and demonstrated excellence in a number of ways including:
    •  Demonstrating sustained interest and success in mentoring of PhD student(s)
    •  Having a positive impact on academic progress of PhD student(s)
    •  Helping PhD graduate student(s) to stay on track with their academic work
    •  Fostering and encouraging professional development of PhD student(s)

Please join us in congratulating Dr. Soukas on this outstanding achievement!

2. Mentor a CURE student in your research environment this summer-
    Sponsored by the Dana-Farber and Harvard Cancer Center

Share your passion for cancer research. The Continuing Umbrella of Research Experiences (CURE) Program:

    •  Provides underrepresented Massachusetts youth an OPPORTUNITY to do hands-on
    •  Builds the PIPELINE of talented and diverse cancer researchers
    •  Achieves measurable IMPACT for young STEM professionals
    •  Facilitates essential management TRAINING for graduate students, postdoctoral fellows,
       and junior investigators

Please click here for more information.

3. Boston Biomedical Innovation Center (B-BIC) Skills Development Workshops for
   Entrepreneurial Scientists-

    Sponsored by the Boston Biomedical Innovation Center (B-BIC)

B-BIC is a life sciences accelerator funded by the National Institutes of Health and their member institutions to increase the return on investment in research. B-BIC speeds the translation of research technologies into products for doctors and their patients, for the good of society.

Please click here for list of upcoming programs.

4. Are you still a PhD student at MGH?-

As we look to ensure the accuracy of our mailing list please click here if you are no longer a PhD graduate student at MGH.