Archive for the ‘Maryland’ Category

University of Maryland, Baltimore County: Biomedical Training

Tuesday, November 16th, 2010

University of Maryland, Baltimore County: Summer Biomedical Training Program

Students complete a ten-week cross-disciplinary research experience with faculty in the 7 participating science and engineering departments. At the end of the summer, the participants participate in the Annual Summer Research Festival hosted by the College of Natural and Mathematical Sciences.  As a participant in the Summer Biomedical Training Program (SBTP) students also participate in a GRE Prep Course.  Stipend, housing, and travel provided.

Smithsonian Institution: Environmental Research Center

Tuesday, November 9th, 2010

Smithsonian Institution – Smithsonian Environmental Research Center (SERC)
SERC offers undergraduate and beginning graduate students a unique opportunity to gain exposure and experience in a research environment. The program enables students to work on specific projects under the direction of the center’s professional staff and is tailored to provide the maximum educational benefit to each participant. Offered during Spring, Summer, and Fall.

FASEB MARC Program: Biomedical and Behavioral Science

Tuesday, November 9th, 2010

FASEB MARC Program – Summer Research Opportunity Program (SROP) FASEB MARC Program
The Minority Access to Research Careers (MARC) Program was created by the National Institute of General Medical Sciences to increase the number of biomedical and behavioral scientists from minority groups. The MARC Program encourages minority students in the pursuit of graduate training leading to the PhD degree in the Biomedical and Behavioral Sciences.

Maryland Sea Grant: Estuarine Process

Tuesday, November 9th, 2010

Maryland Sea Grant – Undergraduate Research Experience in Estuarine Process
12-week program that supports undergraduates to conduct marine research on the Chesapeake Bay. The program is especially designed for majors in Biology, Chemistry, Ecology, Physics, Engineering, Mathematics, and Marine and Environmental Science. The program focuses on hands-on research, oral presentations and writing. Stipend, housing, and travel provided.

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Biomedical Research

Tuesday, November 9th, 2010

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services – Research and Training Opportunities at the National Institutes of Health
8-week summer program that provides an opportunity to work side-by-side with some of the leading scientists in the world, in an environment devoted exclusively to biomedical research. Stipend provided.

National Institute of Health: Biomedical Research

Tuesday, November 9th, 2010

National Institute of Health – Summer Internship Program
10-week program that provides students from high school, college, graduate, or professional schools an opportunity research in an environment that is to in an environment devoted exclusively to biomedical research and training. Activities include a lecture series, workshops on research careers and training and a poster day. Stipend provided.

National Institute of Health: Biostatistics

Tuesday, November 9th, 2010

National Institute of Health – Summer Institute for Training in Biostatistics
6-week summer training course on Biostatistics with relevant examples that include data collected in studies of heart, lung, blood, and sleep disorders. Designed to address a growing imbalance between the demand and supply for Biostatisticians, the course targets undergraduates who are interested in learning about Biostatistics. The program will provide an intense introduction to Biostatistical approaches and research by exposing participants to the principles, methodologies, uses, and applications of statistical methods in biomedical and clinical research.

Johns Hopkins University: Computer Integrated Surgical Systems and Technology

Tuesday, November 9th, 2010

Johns Hopkins University – Research Experience for Undergraduate for Computer Integrated Surgical Systems and Technology
10-week program for students from a wide range of engineering disciplines including Electrical, Mechanical, Biomedical, Computer Science, and Physics. Projects range from medical image registration to developing new robotic devices to help support surgeons in the operation room. Housing and stipend provided.

Johns Hopkins University: Summer Internship Program

Tuesday, November 9th, 2010

Johns Hopkins University – Summer Internship Program (SIP)
10-week program that provides experience in research laboratories to students of diverse backgrounds, including underrepresented minority students and students from economically disadvantaged underserved backgrounds that have completed two or more years of college. The purpose of this expore to biomedical and/or public health research is to encourage students to consider careers in science, medicine and public health. Housing and stipend provided.