The Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences and Engineering (GSBSE), offered through the University of Maine, is a unique graduate program that includes six cooperating academic and research institutions within Maine: The University of New England, The Jackson Laboratory, MDI Biological Laboratory, University of Southern Maine, University of Maine, and Maine Medical Center Research Institute.
Students enrolled in the program can choose in which institution they want to do their dissertation work, with the University of Maine as the Ph.D. granting institution.
The GSBSE program provides diverse interdisciplinary training in through either a Biomedical Science or a Biomedical Engineering track. For more information on this program, please visit the GSBSE website.
GSBSE student Eliza Grlickova-Duzevik, M.D., Ph.D. (UMaine ’17), learning surgical techniques from postdoctoral fellow Alexa Wakley, Ph.D. (not pictured).
GSBSE faculty member Ling Cao, M.D., Ph.D., associate professor in the department of Biomedical Sciences, College of Osteopathic Medicine, at a local conference with GSBSE student and Eliza Grlickova-Duzevik, M.D., Ph.D. (UMaine ’17), lab manager Jennifer Malon, M.S., M.P.H., and GSBSE student Ginny McLane, Ph.D. (UMaine ’16).
GSBSE student and Ph.D. candidate Lindsey Fitzsimmons, imaging cell cilia in the laboratory of Kerry Tucker, Ph.D., associate professor in the department of Biomedical Sciences, College of Osteopathic Medicine.
GSBSE student Cara Sullivan, learning techniques from postdoctoral fellow Seth Davis, Ph.D. Cara is rotating in the laboratory of Ian Meng, Ph.D., professor in the department of Biomedical Sciences, College of Osteopathic Medicine, and director of the CEN.