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Cell & Developmental Biology PhD Program

The Cell and Developmental Biology Graduate Program (CDB),  including its track in Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine, is a university-wide program centered in the Department of Pathology, Anatomy and Cell Biology.  The PhD Program in Cell and Developmental Biology is a solid community of students with outstanding ability who are preparing for a career that includes research in cell biology, developmental biology, or the pathobiology of disease.  A program of coursework and research is offered, which is further enriched by seminars, journal clubs and research discussion groups.


An individual program is designed by the Program Director, the Thesis Advisor and the student. The student is further guided by the research adviser to meet his or her needs and interests while providing a solid foundation in the area of research that has been chosen.

Tom and Annabel

Sharon Egleston, MA
Education Coordinator



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The Cell & Developmental Biology Graduate Program will be holding its first set of Candidate Interviews....

Looking at the faces of those attending the annual 2013 WELCOME Faculty & Student Brunch there would have been no indication that Fall had arrived..... 

An official WELCOME from the Cell & Developmental Biology Program is exstended to our new students....

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