MD with Distinction in Research Candidate Review

Friday, January 27, 2023

Four MS4 medical students (Philip Yang, Skyler Kanegi, Meredith Harvey, and Michelle Sutanto) presented their research Capstone presentations to the Medical Student Research Review Committee, mentors, UME leadership, and the Office for Research. The Distinction in Research acknowledges medical students who demonstrate a commitment to enriching their medical education with independent research while maintaining high academic standards during medical school.

LSOM GME Research Training

Thursday January 5, 2023

The Office for Research invites residents to attend this lecture to expand on their clinical investigation skills.

Breakthroughs in Research

Saturday October 22, 2022

Students, residents, fellows, staff, faculty and members of the community were invited to celebrate their accomplishments and collaborate with one another at Breakthroughs in Research.

A group of students at a table during a social event

Medical Student Research Fall Social

October 5, 2022

The Office for Research hosted a Fall Social for medical students interested in research. The event consisted of a seminar where MS1 and MS2 students learned about research support and opportunities, and ended with a reception to promote student research networking with peers and the Office for Research leadership

A group of people seated around a table for a luncheon

Multi-PI Collaborative Luncheon

September 13, 2022

The Office for Research hosted a luncheon to discuss the Leadership and Support behind a Multi-PI and collaborative NIH grant submission.

Xiangya Visiting Medical Student Luncheon

July 28, 2022

Since 2013, the LSOM Dean’s Office has welcomed 7 cohorts, a total of 94 students, to train alongside UT Health San Antonio medical and graduate students in research laboratories across campus. Our Xiangya visiting medical students have seen great success in the laboratory as evident by numerous scientific publications and presentations.

2022 La Frontera: Novel Avenues to Drug Discovery

June 23, 2022

La Frontera is a symposium that brings distinguished speakers together from different backgrounds to attack a common problem from multiple angles. The mission is to challenge conventional thinking to create greater impact. In the 2022 symposium, the UT Health San Antonio Department of of Biochemistry and Structural Biology teamed up with five subject matter experts to discuss how structural biology tools, including cryoEM, X-ray crystallography, and NMR, help delineate the mechanisms of major biological pathways and advance drug discovery efforts.

Kicked Off Grant Writing Development Program

June 20, 2022

The LSOM Early Career Grant Development Program is a four-month program designed to enhance the grantsmanship skills of junior clinical faculty with limited experience submitting grants and interested in pursuing extramurally funded research. Upon completion of the program, each participant will be expected to have a proposal suitable for submission to an extramural agency.

New Faculty Welcome Luncheon

June 10, 2022

The Dean’s Office and the Office for Research hosted a welcome luncheon for the incoming faculty. It provided an opportunity for new faculty members to network and listen to leadership on academic and research support available at the institution.

Long School of Medicine Research Symposium From Discovery to Translation

Research Symposium 2022

April 18, 2022

The Long School of Medicine Office for Research presented our annual research symposium 2022! During the symposium, the LSOM Dean’s Office hosted breakout sessions for roundtable discussions on diversity and inclusion, undergraduate and graduate medical education, multi-disciplinary research collaborations and global health challenges, and hosted a closing reception.