Daniel Castañeda, a third-year M.D./M.P.H. candidate at the Miller School of Medicine, is the recipient of this year’s Osler Medal—an award given to medical students in the United States and Canada for the best unpublished essay on a historical medical topic.

Grad Events

Watch: Highlights of the 2022 commencement ceremonies

More than 4,200 graduates from the University of Miami’s 12 schools and colleges were awarded degrees during spring commencement exercises, which were celebrated May 11 through May 13 at the Watsco Center on the Coral Gables Campus. Watch the sights and sounds.


Grad Students

Medical sociologist strives to give a voice to the powerless

Newly minted Ph.D. Oshea Johnson has studied the impact of mass incarceration on the health of inmates and their significant others. He will soon begin a two-year postdoc as an epidemic intelligence service officer with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and hopes his research will serve as a platform for reform in the criminal legal and penal systems.