Diversity Program Alumni Updates: Jason Biggs, Ph.D.

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Jason Biggs participated in the Minority Biomedical Research Support (MBRS) program at all stages of his education. He earned a bachelor's degree in biology in 1997 followed by a master's degree in biology in 2000, both at the University of Guam. He went on to receive a Ph.D. in pharmacology and toxicology at the University of Utah in 2005, where, in addition to MBRS support, he received a Research Supplement to Promote Diversity in Health-Related Research. Biggs is now an associate professor of marine biology at the University of Guam Marine Laboratory and an adjunct professor at the University of Guam Cancer Research Center.

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