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Life in the MSTP

We’re all #MSTPstars!

Jan. 31, 2020—Leon Cai (G1) braved sub-zero (Celsius) temperatures and pouring rain — on the same night — to take his dog out in the middle of the night. Kelsey McNew (G3) googled, “dissection glasses science”. She learned that google cannot (yet) read her mind when she did not find that magnifying headset she was looking for....

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MSTParents

Jan. 30, 2020—We wanted catch up with some of our Vanderbilt MSTParents and see what their children are up to since first announcing their birth. Christopher Dasari Jonathan MSTParents: Stephanie Dudzinski & Sumeeth Jonathan Actual Age: Almost 1! Birthday is January 31st Perceived Age: 8 months by percentile weight, 12 months by developmental milestones Favorite Food: Banana...

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MSTPastimes: Matt Madden’s pick-up basketball

Jan. 30, 2020—Vanderbilt medical school pick-up basketball is enjoying its fifth year at the recreation and wellness center. Everyone is welcome to play. Games are 12-2pm every Sunday. Email matthew.z.madden@vanderbilt.edu to join our weekly message GroupMe. Pictured are Matt Wleklinski (G3), Matt Madden (G3), Matt Loberg (M2), Michael Raddatz (G3), Duncan Smart (G2), and Brad Reinfeld (G3)....

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MSTPastimes: Kelsey McNew’s fitness classes

Jan. 30, 2020—by Kelsey McNew (G3) Upon consideration, I’ve taken over 900 boutique fitness classes at 18 studios during my 4.5 years in Nashville and that probably constitutes a hobby. I’ve tried many different things: I did 6 months of CrossFit before I realized I hated throwing myself on the ground and having to get back up...

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We’re all #MSTPstars!

Dec. 19, 2019—MariaSanta Mangione (M3) made a fantastic cheese plate. Danny Sack (G2) was not in the Eskind Student Lounge for a whole day. Submit your #MSTPstar here

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We’re all #MSTPstars!

Nov. 25, 2019—Jonathan Knowlton (M4) is building cornhole boards for his parents as a Christmas gift! The strangely close G1 class held yet another weekend event. This time they gathered to cook food together. Christiaan Wijers (G2) was in attendance. Submit your #MSTPstar here

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Life in the MSTP – November 2019

Nov. 25, 2019—Josh Thompson (M4) and Amy were thrilled to welcome their son, Theodore James Thompson on October 28th. His big sister, Charlotte, couldn’t be more excited! Congratulations to Connor Beebout (G3) and Dr. Alex Blee on their engagement! The VUSM Deans and Student Wellness Committee invited students to submit artwork for display in the Eskind Biomedical Library...

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MSTPastime: A Love Letter to DollyWood

Nov. 22, 2019—By Elizabeth Moore (G2) I will always love you After working 9 to 5 all day long There is only one place I want to go Plenty of funnel cakes and country song Roller coasters and Christmas lights aglow Up in the mountains a beautiful scene People watching and rides to make you scream Guests...

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We’re all #MSTPstars!

Oct. 30, 2019—Check out Danny Sack (G2)‘s @VanderbiltMSTP Twitter Takeover!   At the American Society of Human Genetics meeting this year, Ayesha Muhammad (G2) had delicious Pakistani food for 75% of her dinners. #geneticsandparathay   Submit your #MSTPstar here

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The Vanderbilt MSTP is on Slack!

Oct. 30, 2019—The Vanderbilt MSTP has created a Slack account (thanks to Kelsey McNew, G3) to serve as a platform for inter-class conversations organized by various interest groups.  Slack consists of many “channels” that students can join. Each channel represents a particular interest group. After joining the channel, the conversations in that channel are visible to its members....

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