The Biotechnology Program's NIH Training Program
in Biomolecular Technology, (NIGMS T32-GM008799)
NIH Training Program in Biomolecular Technology
The NIH Training Program in Biomolecular Technology is a graduate level training grant awarded in recognition of the quality of multidisciplinary research and training provided by the campus. This Training Grant is 1 of 4 Biotechnology Training Programs in California. UC Davis joins Stanford, UCLA, and The Scripps Research Institute to form an elite group of biotechnology training programs. The grant is under the directorship of J. Kent Leach, a professor of Biomedical Engineering and Orthopaedic Surgery. The two Associate Directors are Joanna Chiu, an Associate Professor of Entomology and Nematology and Luis Carvajal-Carmona, an Assistant Professor in Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine in the School of Medicine.. The Program Coordinator is Judith Kjelstrom, Director of the UC Davis Biotechnology Program. The DEB is the formal training program for the trainees and the UC Davis Biotechnology Program is the administrative home.