BCM Family
for Faculty, Staff and Trainees
Volume 6, Issue 9
September 2009

Gayle Slaughter, Ph.D. (left) and Michael J. Friedlander, Ph.D.


Stimulus funding will support BCM students and faculty

Stimulus money from the federal government will support training and recruitment of new students and faculty over the next two years at Baylor College of Medicine.

In This Issue

Donate books now for spring book sale

Baylor College of Medicine will hold a Book Bonanza next spring to raise money for the Employee Relief Fund, and BCM faculty, staff and students are encouraged to donate used books and other items to be sold at the bonanza.

Grand opening of training lab held

A grand opening celebration was held last month for the Claire Huckins Simulation Lab, which is part of BCM's Simulation Program for Clinical Performance.

DeBakey poetry contest open for submissions

Submissions are currently being accepted for the 7th annual Michael E. DeBakey Medical Student Poetry Award.

Run for health and community service

A new club at Baylor College of Medicine offers its members the opportunity to combine their interests in running and community service.

BCM's Poplack interns with NASA research institute

Samara Poplack did not expect one of her childhood dreams of working with astronauts to come true. But it did this summer through an internship with the National Space Biomedical Research Institute.

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