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Bioscience PhD Programs 

Come be a part of a great research community and join the laboratory of more than 160 faculty


The Bioscience PhD Programs are comprised of the Molecular Biology Program and Biological Chemistry Program. Each program is distinct in its core curriculum and requirements and reach across 11 departments at the University of Utah. The programs allow students to obtain a broad scientific education, yet tailor their training to their specific interests. Students carry out cutting-edge research mentored by world-class scientists, in an environment emphasizing the critical thinking and creativity necessary to become a successful scientist.


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Annual Bioscience Symposium

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

1:00-8:00 pm

Cleone Peterson Eccles Alumni House

Don Summers Memorial Lecture
7:00 pm: Jeffrey Bluestone, PhD
University of California San Francisco

Registration is required:


Venki Ramakrishnan, Ph.D.
2009 Nobel Laureate in Chemistry

MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology
Cambridge, UK
President of The Royal Society

"Termination of translation in bacteria and eukaryotes"

Friday, September 20th

3:30 PM

Tickets Required!

For tickets to the lecture and
reception (and to preorder
the book), please go to:


come, caffeinate, & Collaborate!!

Grounds Unwound is a Student planned event for all levels to come, relax and unwind.

Date: Friday 8/23

Time: 1:00 - 2:00

Location: HSEB 3420

PLease  join us!!

Date: Friday 9/6

Time: 1:00 - 2:00

Location: HSEB 3430

Last Updated: 8/19/19