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Welcome Letter
Dr. Robert Garry-Assistant Dean for Graduate Studies

Welcome to the new Tulane University Graduate Program in Biomedical Sciences homepage. Whether you are planning on attending Tulane, or are already here, we hope this site will be a tremendous resource.

The goals of this website are to provide prospective students information about the organization of our research program and the broad range of research activities being  conducted at Tulane, as well as to provide a rich resource for current students and faculty to keep up to date with professional development seminars and available technologies and resources.

---Dr. Robert F. Garry, Assistant Dean for Graduate Studies
Graduate Program in Biomedical Sciences


 Diane-Blake_1Diane Blake, PhD, a Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology received her Ph.D. in Biochemistry at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and did postdoctoral studies at the University of Michigan. She joined Tulane in 1993 and has been involved in graduate education for  over 20 years. She was Co-Director of the former interdisciplinary graduate program in Molecular and Cellular Biology from 2003-2006 and played a major role in recruiting for that program. She has been a member of the Steering Committee for the current BMS program since 2009 and is very knowledgeable  regarding the opportunities and challenges with the program.  An established investigator with demonstrated success in securing extramural grant support and publishing high quality peer-reviewed articles, Dr. Blake has an active research program in the area of antibody structure-function relationships and has trained numerous Ph.D. graduates.

Diane A. Blake, Ph.D.
Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Tulane University School of Medicine
Tel: 504-988-2478
Co-Director for Graduate Studies
Graduate Program in Biomedical Sciences

Graduate Program in Biomedical Sciences, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70112 504-988-5226