Baylor College of Medicine: Medical Research and Training
The Summer Medical and Research Training (SMART) Program is a 9-week summer research program that provides undergraduates with an opportunity to experience research in a medical school environment.Students become functioning members of Baylor laboratories and contribute to research efforts in more than 20 basic and clinical science departments. Daily noon seminars designed for this program help students develop their fundamental knowledge, introduce areas of biomedical research and emphasize the reciprocal relationship between basic research and clinical applications. A wide range of scientific topics, as well as career options and opportunities for participants interested in research, are explored. Housing and stipend provided.