Society for Cell Biology Mission

The UTMB Society for Cell Biology includes all current Cell Biology graduate students and serves as a network of support and camaraderie throughout the program.

New Student Welcome Celebration September 4, 2015

L-R: Lauren Richardson, Gabriela Uribe, Jeffrey Snowden, Ashley Smith, Chia Hsu and Shinji Strain
L-R: Lauren Richardson, Gabriela Uribe, Jeffrey Snowden, Ashley Smith, Chia Hsu and Shinji Strain
Front Row L-R: Lauren Richardson, Gabriela Uribe, Ashley Smith, Chia Hsu and Program Director Dr. Pomila Singh; Middle Row L-R: Jeffrey Snowden, Carl Grim, Shiji Strain and Dr. Mark Emmett; Third Row L-R: Eric Wright and Dr. Rakez Kayed.
Front Row L-R: Lauren Richardson, Gabriela Uribe, Ashley Smith, Chia Hsu and Program Director Dr. Pomila Singh; Middle Row L-R: Jeffrey Snowden, Carl Grim, Shiji Strain and Dr. Mark Emmett; Third Row L-R: Eric Wright and Dr. Rakez Kayed.
L-R: Chia Hsu, Shinji Strain, Dr. Rakez Kayed and Jeffrey Snowden.
L-R: Chia Hsu, Shinji Strain, Dr. Rakez Kayed and Jeffrey Snowden.
L-R: Olga Zolochvska, Eric Wright, Carl Grim, Suzan Alharbi, Dr. Rakez Kayed, Dr. Pomila Singh, Javier Allende-Labastida, Michael Wetzel, Gabaariela Uribe, Chia hsu and Shinji Strain.
L-R: Olga Zolochvska, Eric Wright, Carl Grim, Suzan Alharbi, Dr. Rakez Kayed, Dr. Pomila Singh, Javier Allende-Labastida, Michael Wetzel, Gabaariela Uribe, Chia hsu and Shinji Strain.

New Student Welcome Celebration September 4, 2014

L-R: Alak Dutta, Malaney O'Connell, Eric Wright, Anesh Prasai, Sam Umbaugh, Dr. Rakez Kayed, Dr. Javier Navarro, Michael Wetzel, Dr. Pomila Singh, Dr. Shao-Jun Tang, Dr. Jin Mo Chung, Carl Grim, Yuxin Wang and Dr. Jiyang Cai
L-R: Alak Dutta, Malaney O'Connell, Eric Wright, Anesh Prasai, Sam Umbaugh, Dr. Rakez Kayed, Dr. Javier Navarro, Michael Wetzel, Dr. Pomila Singh, Dr. Shao-Jun Tang, Dr. Jin Mo Chung, Carl Grim, Yuxin Wang and Dr. Jiyang Cai
L-R: Malaney O'Connell, Eric Wright, Sam Umbaugh, Anesh Prasai, Dr. Javier Navarro, Dr. Shao-Jun Tang, Dr. Jin Mo Chung, Carl Grim, Yuxin Wang and Dr. Jiyang Cai.
L-R: Malaney O'Connell, Eric Wright, Sam Umbaugh, Anesh Prasai, Dr. Javier Navarro, Dr. Shao-Jun Tang, Dr. Jin Mo Chung, Carl Grim, Yuxin Wang and Dr. Jiyang Cai
L-R: Dr. Jin Mo Chung, Carl Grim, Yuxin Wang, Eric Wright, Dr. Pomila Singh, Sam Umbaugh, Anesh Prasai, Alak Dutta and Malaney O'Connell
L-R: Dr. Jin Mo Chung, Carl Grim, Yuxin Wang, Eric Wright, Dr. Pomila Singh, Sam Umbaugh, Anesh Prasai, Alak Dutta and Malaney O'Connell
L-R: Dr. Jin Mo Chung, Dr. Shao-Jun Tang, Michael Wetzel, Sam Umbaugh, Yuxin Wang, Dr. Javier Navarro, Eric Wright, Carl Grim, Malaney O'Connell, Dwayne Carter, Dr. Pomila Singh and Anesh Prasai
L-R: Dr. Jin Mo Chung, Dr. Shao-Jun Tang, Michael Wetzel, Sam Umbaugh, Yuxin Wang, Dr. Javier Navarro, Eric Wright, Carl Grim, Malaney O'Connell, Dwayne Carter, Dr. Pomila Singh and Anesh Prasai
L-R: Dr. Rakez Kakyed, Malaney O'Connell, Drd. Pomila Singh, Drd. Shao-Jun Tang and Dr. Jin Mo Chung
L-R: Dr. Rakez Kakyed, Malaney O'Connell, Drd. Pomila Singh, Drd. Shao-Jun Tang and Dr. Jin Mo Chung

Activities

The SoCB selects and hosts the bi-annual Pomerat lecturer, which have recently included Nobel laureates Andy Fire, Martin Chalfie, and Sydney Brenner. The SoCB also organizes social activities such as new student welcome events and service efforts including fundraising teams for the D'feet Breast Cancer Walk/Run.

Current Officers

President: C. Sam Umbaugh csumbaugh@utmb.edu
Vice-President: Anesh Prasai anprasai@utmb.edu
Secretary: Michael Wetzel miwetzel@utmb.edu
Treasurer: Dwayne Carter de3carte@utmb.edu

News

Next Meeting: TBD, NCB conference room, noon.