Joice Kanefsky, 28, is beginning her fourth year as a PhD student in the Biomedical Sciences Graduate Program at Temple University’s Lewis Katz School of Medicine. She is a native of the state of Minas Gerais in Brazil and a graduate of Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais. As president of the Graduate Student Association, she organized the Dawn Marks Research Day that was held on Friday, August 27, at Temple’s Medical Education and Research Building. Thirty-five MS, PhD, and MD/PhD students displayed posters or made oral presentations describing their research findings. Everyone from the medical school was invited to attend.