Archive for the ‘Biomedical’ Category

U.S. Department of Energy: Science Laboratory Internships

Monday, November 15th, 2010

U.S. Department of Energy – Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships
10- or 16-week internship program for students who have decided on a career in science and engineering. Students work with scientists or engineers on projects related to the laboratories’ research programs.

Grice Marine Laboratory: Marine Biology

Monday, November 15th, 2010

Grice Marine Laboratory – Summer Research in Marine Biology
This is a 10-week program of independent research in areas of crucial concern for Marine Biologists. It provides undergraduates with a modern research experience employing physiological and molecular techniques to address questions in areas such as Environmental Bioindicators, Algal Physiology, Respiratory Physiology, etc. Travel, housing, and stipend provided.

Medical University of South Carolina: Summer Research

Monday, November 15th, 2010

Medical University of South Carolina – Summer Undergraduate Research Program
This is a research-training program that provides unique opportunities for undergraduate students to become directly involved in utting edge research leading them to a greater appreciation of the process of scientific discovery. Activities such as seminars, a structured overview of important research areas in the Biological Sciences, discussions of the ethical conduct of research and interaction with faculty and social events are key components of the overall experience. Travel, housing, and stipend provided.

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine: Pharmacology

Monday, November 15th, 2010

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine – Pitt-Summer Program for Undergraduate Research Growth
10-week program for students to conduct original research under the supervision of faculty members of the Department of Pharmacology. Students will work on problems at the frontier of biomedical receptor and signaling research using state-of-the art techniques. Stipend provided.

The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine: Premedical Enrichment Program

Monday, November 15th, 2010

The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine – Summer Premedical Academic Enrichment Program
7-week program open to high school graduates and college students designed to prepare and support students who wish to pursue careers in the field of medicine. Spend seven weeks in Level I, strengthening your academic skills and learning more about careers in medicine, or spend seven weeks engaged in laboratory research and MCAT preparation through Level II. Housing and travel allowance provided.

Medical College of Wisconsin: Biomedical Science Research

Monday, November 15th, 2010

Medical College of Wisconsin – Summer Program for Undergraduate Research
10-week program that provides the opportunity for students to learn first-hand the potential of the biomedical sciences as an interesting and fulfilling career. This Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) provides laboratory experience in science, in which the undergraduate works with graduate faculty, students, and staff on significant ongoing basic science research issues.  This program is primarily intended for students interested in a PhD degree in biomedical sciences. Housing and stipend provided.

The Wistar Institute: Biomedical Research

Monday, November 15th, 2010

The Wistar Institute – Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships
The Wistar Institute, an independent nonprofit biomedical research institution, offers summer research fellowships that provide undergraduate students an opportunity to gain practical experiences in experimental research and to explore their interest in pursuing careers in the Biological Sciences. Travel, housing, and stipend provided.

West Virginia University: Research Program

Monday, November 15th, 2010

West Virginia University – Research Experiences for Undergraduates
Offers a unique summer research experience for undergraduate students in the science, engineering, or mathematics disciplines. The program is funded by the National Science Foundation and WVNano, the West Virginia state initiative for nanoscience and nanotechnology research. Cutting-edge multidisciplinary nanoscience undergraduate research programs in photonics molecular electronics and electronic transduction, multifunctional heterostructures, nano- and microfluidics, nanokinematics, spintronics and magnetism. Travel, housing, and stipend included.

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center: Summer Internship Program

Monday, November 15th, 2010

Fred Hutchinson cancer Research Center – Summer Intern Program
9-week program designed for undergraduate students going into their final term/year of studies. Students spend a nine week period as part of a research team after selecting an area of interest, such as: cellular biology, molecular immunology, structural biology, oncogenes, or virology. Stipend provided.

Ohio State University: Molecular Genetics and Biochemistry

Monday, November 15th, 2010

Ohio State University – Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) in Molecular Genetics and Biochemistry
This 9-week summer research program is a techniques workshop to allow all students to develop basic skills. Weeks 2-9 are full time research in a lab in the department of Molecular Genetics and Biochemistry. Students pick faculty mentors based on a match of research interests. Other activities include seminars, field trips and social events to facilitate networking between faculty and students. Travel, housing, and stipend provided.