The Graduate Student Association (GSA) represents all Ph.D. and Master’s students at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Accordingly, the GSA acts as a liaison between the graduate student body and various University entities to ensure student needs are being fulfilled. The GSA offers many other services that aim to improve graduate student life.
The University has released a number of email communications in the past few weeks regarding COVID-19. Click to learn more and see how it might affect you.
The Office of Graduate Biomedical Education (OGBE), in partnership with the GSA, hosted its first virtual town hall on October 1st, 2020 and a second on December 14th, 2020. The first town hall featured 5 panelists and addressed student concerns regarding the start of the 2020-2021 academic year as well as the on-going COVID-19 situation. The second town hall addressed plans for the upcoming Spring semester.
Interested in hearing what was discussed? Click the links below.
Interested in the GSA’s most recent developments? Click here to check out the 2019-2020 GSA survey and report
The mental health of our graduate students is incredibly important to us. If you need immediate assistance:
National Suicide Prevention Hotline:
Call 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
Crisis Text Line:
Text “hello” to 741741
If it’s an emergency, always dial 911.
Explore available on-campus and external resources below
Each month, the GSA will be recognizing one graduate student (PhD or MS) who has achieved excellence academically, or in the community!
Winners will receive a $25 gift card, GSA goodie bag, and will be featured right here on the GSA website!
Click the link below to learn more about the program and how to apply. Winners will be announced at the GSA general body meetings.
Recently published a paper on the mechanism of direct current stimulation in iScience. Thia also became president of the Translational Neuroengineering Technologies Network in 2020 and helped establish a regular academic talk series on neuroengineering and social events for the neuroengineering community at Johns Hopkins.
I have been awarded an NIGMS F31 predoctoral fellowship, I published the first, first-author paper of my PhD in Cell, and am celebrating a year of fostering with the Baltimore Animal Rescue and Care Center, through which I have helped find forever homes for 8 cats!
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