Recent News: Education & Training


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Helping Scientists Face Adversity through Resilience and Self-Care

Scientists in all stages of their careers gathered recently to hear from Sharon Milgram speak about how attitudes and behaviors that can get in the way of a successful career.

  • Tuesday, April 9, 2019

In the News

Symposium Celebrates 15 Years of Developmental Biology at the Sloan Kettering Institute

Scientists came to give talks and celebrate the achievements that the program has made under the leadership of Kathryn Anderson.

Male scientist speaking in front of a screen


MSK Holds Diversity Recruitment Event for Prospective Postdoctoral Fellows

Women and ethnic minorities are underrepresented in science. Memorial Sloan Kettering is working to change that.

A female graduate student

Q & A

Reflecting on 15 Years of Leadership: An Interview with Outgoing GSK Dean Ken Marians

Meet the man who helped make the Gerstner Sloan Kettering Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences a reality.

Kenneth Marians and Louis V. Gerstner, Jr.

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MSK’s Graduate School Welcomes New Dean, Bids Farewell to Its First

Cell biologist Michael Overholtzer will succeed DNA replication expert Ken Marians.

Molecular biologist Ken Marians and cell biologist Michael Overholtzer

8 Gerstner Sloan Kettering Students Receive Fellowships for the 2018-2019 Academic Year

Every year, the Gerstner Sloan Kettering Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences recognizes student research with fellowship awards based on academic excellence.

  • Tuesday, September 18, 2018


2018 MSK Convocation and Commencement Celebrates Distinguished Scientists and Scholars

Degrees were presented and awards were given at the 39th annual ceremony, held on May 30.


2017 MSK Convocation and Commencement Ceremony Celebrates Distinguished Scientists and Young Scholars

Degrees were presented and awards were given at the 38th annual ceremony held on May 18.

Graduates and speakers pose on a stage

Fifth-Year Student Receives Inaugural NCI Predoctoral to Postdoctoral Fellow Transition Award

Brittany Woods, who is completing her doctoral work in the laboratory of physician-scientist Ross Levine, has received a pilot award from the National Cancer Institute that supports outstanding PhD candidates

  • Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Honoring 2016 Graduates and Scientific and Clinical Achievement at MSK

Memorial Sloan Kettering’s 37th annual academic Convocation and the fifth Louis V. Gerstner Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences Commencement shared the spotlight on May 19.

  • Tuesday, July 5, 2016