Welcome to the BMB at University of Miami Miller School of Medicine! We are so pleased that you have decided to join us. The BMB is dedicated to excellence in basic research and teaching. The department is housed in the Gautier Building, which is located in the Research Quadrangle at the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine. The aim of graduate education in the department of BMB is to prepare students for careers in biochemistry and molecular biology. The BMB graduate program provides the student with outstanding educational opportunities and a broad knowledge in the various aspects of modern biochemistry and molecular biology. Independent laboratory research is emphasized at all stages of the student’s career. The BMB students also participate in cutting-edge research on a variety of topics and publish their work in some of the best peer-reviewed journals in the world.