Graduate Student Organization

The BMI Graduate Student Organization's role is to represent, support, and inform the student body of the Biochemistry, Microbiology and Immunology department. This role is accomplished through monthly meetings of the student body to discuss current issues, engaging with departmental leadership at monthly faculty meetings, organizing key social events, and providing critical assistance/mentorship to incoming students. If you have any questions, please reach out to our GSO president, Abdullah Al-Homoudi!

2023  2024 BMI Graduate Student Organization Leadership:


Abdullah Al-Homoudi (BMB track) 

Vice President 

Isabella Cubillejo (IM track) 

Seminar Chairs 

Bhavita Bhaya (IM) and Michael Muczynski (BMB) 

Graduate Student Representatives 

Apoorva Rao (BMB Masters), Savni Sawant (BMB PhD), Nouha Odeh (IM Masters), and Ravipaul Singh (IM PhD) 

Student Activities Coordinators 

Nouran Yonis (BMB), Hansi Mugunamalwaththa (BMB), and Alan Carbajo (BMB)