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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 10 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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Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Marriott University Park Hotel

1:00 PM – 8:30 PM


Jim Wells, University of California, San Francisco

Registration Required

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The CaDeTS series is designed to help graduate students gain career development skills that will help them as they continue the journey through their PhD to their career. 

Interview & Negotiating Skills

Francine Mahak, PhD
Career Coach, Science & Engineering Graduate Students, University of Utah Career & Professional Development Center

Friday, October 5th, 2018
HSEB 3515B

Imaging Elevated: 
Utah Symposium for Emerging Investigators 

We have invited 12 truly impressive presenters from around the country to share the latest research and clinical advancements in our field. This event is free to attend, and it’s an excellent opportunity to meet potential collaborators, spark ideas about the latest advancements, and represent our university to the broader national community.

Saturday, September 29, 2018
University of Utah 

For more information please click here.

To register please click here.

Last Updated: 9/20/18