At the USF Morsani College of Medicine Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs, we are committed to supporting our students and faculty with a myriad of educational, community-building, and recreational events. This graduate and postdoctoral News & Events page is designed to help you keep up with the latest student events, activities, and news happening within the Master’s and PhD communities.
Prospective students are invited to meet us and learn more about our programs at these upcoming events.
No open houses current scheduled.
Faculty and students present their current research projects.
On Wednesdays at 4 PM, faculty from across USF will discuss their research related to COVID-19. Seminars will be held via Microsoft Teams. View the full schedule below and contact Dr. Andreas Seyfang (firstname.lastname@example.org) for additional details.
Bioscience seminars are held on Fridays at 11:30 AM in MDL 1003B.
You can view a full calendar of AMSGS events on the AMSGS website.
AMSGS attends trivia at Peabody's (15333 Amberly Drive) at 6:30 PM every other Thursday. Come out and enjoy good company and help the team win! Upcoming dates:
Journal clubs provide students with the opportunity to practice their public speaking skills and prepare for CQEs and defenses by presenting their research (or a piece of work they find interesting) to fellow students.
Unless otherwise noted, journal clubs are from 12:00-1:00 PM and include lunch.
We ask that all attendees adhere to the following guidelines when attending a virtual Defense or CQE:
Upon successful completion of a dissertation defense, these students will graduate with a PhD in Medical Science.
USF Health's 30th annual Research Day was a great success. There was a record number of poster submissions, and several Medical Sciences students walked away with awards. Read all the details here, and congratulations to our students who participated!
Medical Sciences PhD students excelled at USF's 2019 3-Minute Thesis Competition! Our students, pictured here with the Director of Graduate Studies, Dr. Ruth Bahr, won 1st Place, Runner-up, and People's Choice. Aya Elmarsafawi (pictured center right) won the $300 first place prize and will go on to present at the 3MT Regional Competition in Nashville.
Learn more about the presentations and USF's 3MT competition here.
This Fall, AMSGS and the Office of Graduate & Postdoctoral Affairs co-hosted the 3rd Annual Career Pathways Symposium. Six speakers from various industries came and spoke to students about their careers and offered advice for those who may wish to pursue similar professions.
You can view the list of speakers here.