News from IBE (CSIC-UPF)
The Steering Committee of the Doctoral School of UPF has accepted the proposal by the Academic Committee of the PhD Programme in Biomedicine to grant the awards to 8 students, among which 2 are IBE alumni: Silvia Chafino for her Thesis on "Endocrine control of insect metamorphosis: Characterization of he "Metamorphic Gene Network"", and Marc de Manuel for his thesis entitled "Genetic introgression in chimpanzees and bonobos".
The Special Award Comittee that awarded the 2018-19 candidates was formed by Dr. Olga Valverde (President), Dr. Marc Güell (Secretary), Dr. Elena Bosch, Dr. Joaquim Gea, Dr. Ruben Vicente, Dr. M. Victoria Puig, Dr. Robert Castelo, Dr. Judith García Aymerich, Dr. Mariano Sentí and Dr. Núria Centeno (Vocals). The PhD Programme in Biomedicine is run by the DCEXS and currently enrols more than 400 doctoral students.
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