The importance of scientific discoveries

Advances in biological and biomedical sciences have brought within reach answers to long-standing questions on human health. We coalesce and support thriving interdisciplinary communities of curious minds and diverse thinkers that will work together to answer these questions and break new scientific ground.  

A trainee and a mentor review notes together, both in blue lab coats

PhD Communities

GBP Career Event


A society of UCLA graduate students and postdocs dedicated to increasing and retaining the number of underrepresented students entering and completing doctoral programs in STEM.

SACNAS Workshop


The Society for the Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS) at UCLA is dedicated to increasing the number of underrepresented students in higher education and in science.

Graduate Programs in Bioscience


Graduate Programs in Bioscience (GPB) is committed to a collaborative and inclusive environment where students from diverse backgrounds are trained to thrive as leaders in the biomedical and life sciences.