News from the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at UT Health San Antonio
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Get To Know Our GSBS Liaison Librarian: Jeff Lacy

Jeff Lacy is the primary contact for anything library-related for the faculty, students, and staff of the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences and the School of Dentistry. He can assist the community with navigating libraries and research databases, conducting literature reviews, applying the principles of evidence-based practice, citing publications, using reference managers like Zotero or Endnote, managing research data, finding outlets for publication, and identifying predatory publishers, and more!
Tip From Jeff: Get an Author ID. An author ID profile allows you maintain a clear and comprehensive publication record in one place. This is particularly useful when applying for grants or looking for collaborators. ORCID and ResearcherID are probably the most common.

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Career Corner

OCD Virtual Advising Appointments

The Office of Career Development is still open! If you would like to talk about career planning and options, CV/Resume review or anything else, please email Mary at to schedule a virtual appointment. Additionally, we’ve compiled a google doc of resources you can access online. The NIH OITE is adding online sessions weekly, so please check the online events tab for new items!


May 08, 2020 7am – 3pm CDT / 8am - 4pm EDT

This event is recommended for: Graduate Students; Postdocs/Fellows.

This year we will be moving the NIH Career to an online event. Look for online panels, taped interviews, and Twitter chats to get the same information to plan your career path. We will keep posting updates here as the schedule coalesces.  We invite any postdoc, clinical fellow or PhD-level graduate student to join us, regardless if you are part of the NIH intramural program or not. This event is free to attend. Register at this page to be on the list to receive more information as it comes out!!

Career Resources

Think about career exploration like you would your science in this Career Exploration - A Grand Experiment article by Briana Konnick, University of Chicago. Gather information, do the experiment and then assess, optimize and move on.


Are you conducting a job search, or about to enter the job market? Christine Kelly, Claremont Graduate University, offers advice and lessons from her experiences in Career Planning in a Pandemic.


The Science & SciLifeLab Prize for Young Scientists is an annual prize awarded to early-career scientists. The prize is presented in four categories:

- Cell and Molecular Biology
- Genomics, Proteomics and Systems Biology Approaches

- Molecular Medicine
- Ecology and Environment

Applicants are to submit a 1000-word essay that is judged by an independent editorial team organized by the journal Science. Essays are judged on the quality of research and the applicants’ ability to articulate how their work would contribute to the scientific field.
As a winner, you will have your essay published by Science, win up to USD 30,000 and be invited to Sweden where you will receive your award, present your research and meet with leading scientists in your field.
Eligible entrants must have been awarded their doctoral degree in 2018 or 2019. The winners from each category will compete for the Grand Prize. The Grand Prize winner will receive 30,000 USD and be published in Science magazine. The three remaining category winners will receive 10,000 USD each and be published in Science online.

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