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Programs & Activities
The McLaughlin Committee

Postdoctoral Grants – applications for postdoctoral fellowships in the field of infection and immunity shall be considered from individuals holding doctoral degrees and having had training and experience in subjects bearing a satisfactory relationship to the fields in which they proposed to do their research.

Predoctoral Grants – applications for predoctoral fellowships shall be considered from exceptionally well qualified students who meet the requirements for admission to the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at UTMB in Galveston, Texas.

McLaughlin Symposia – Annual McLaughlin Symposia on Infection and Immunity are 2.5-3 day events. They consist of keynote lectures and session/platform presentations given by invited national and international speakers recognized as outstanding in their fields, as well as poster presentations.

Colloquia – The annual James W. McLaughlin Fellowship Fund Research Colloquium is open campuswide to graduate and medical students, postdoctoral and clinical fellows, and residents working in infection and immunity research.

Visiting Professorships – Outstanding scientists in the area of infection and immunity will be invited to UTMB to give presentations and meet with faculty, students, and postdoctoral fellows.

Special Awards:
  1. Annual McLaughlin Research Colloquium – Travel Award
  2. McLaughlin Fellowship Fund Recruitment Award
  3. McLaughlin Scholar Award