Category Archives: Research

American Heart Association Internship

Mission Statement: To build healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke. That single purpose drives all we do. The need for our work is beyond question. Impact Goal: By 2020, to improve the cardiovascular health of all Americans by … Continue reading

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Summer Undergraduate Research Opportunities at University of Alabama-Birmingham

Applications are now being accepted for two exciting opportunities for undergraduate students: the Summer in Biomedical Sciences (SIBS) Undergraduate Research Program and the Preparation for Graduate and Medical Education (PARAdiGM). Both of these programs introduce outstanding undergraduates to the exciting … Continue reading

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Scan Design Innovations in Pain Research Summer Program – Deadline February 15, 2017

Application Now Open! Millions of people in the U.S. alone suffer from debilitating chronic pain. The Innovations in Pain Research Summer Program will expose 5-7 University of Washington undergraduate students to interdisciplinary research in pain to stimulate interest in future … Continue reading

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2017 Undergraduate Research Symposium – Application now open! (due Feb.13)

The application for the 20th Annual UW Undergraduate Research Symposium is now open!  The Symposium will be held on May 19, 2017 in Mary Gates Hall. The Symposium is a celebration of undergraduate accomplishments in research, scholarship, and creative expression … Continue reading

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Internship Opportunity with Seattle Children’s Innovative Technologies Lab (SCITL)

Using technology to improve the lives of children: Seattle Children’s Innovative Technologies Lab (SCITL), directed by Dr. Frederick Shic , is dedicated to developing everyday technologies for improving the lives of children with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) and other developmental … Continue reading

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The College of Pharmacy at UIC invites undergraduates to apply for the Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) Program

The College of Pharmacy at UIC invites undergraduate students to apply for the Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) Program. The objective of this program is to introduce undergraduate students to biomedical research in order to heighten interest in science as … Continue reading

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Laboratory Education opportunity for Students with Disabilities

Do you identify with having a disability and feel that there’s a lack of opportunities for you to get involved in a laboratory? Have you always wanted to see what work goes on inside the laboratories of Fred Hutch? Symbiosis … Continue reading

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Seattle Children’s Hospital research opportunity (unpaid) for pre-meds!

[10/13/2015 UPDATE: POSITION FILLED. Please subscribe to the blog for notification of any new opportunities!] Looking for a an exciting research opportunity at Seattle Children’s Hospital?  Assistant Professor Anita Thomas of Pediatric Emergency Medicine is looking for pre-medical students to … Continue reading

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PNAS: Democratic & Republican physicians provide different care on politicized health issues

In the current issue of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, a recent study suggests that political beliefs predict the professional decisions of primary care physicians. On politicized health issues, like marijuana and abortion, physicians’ partisan identity is highly correlated … Continue reading

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Summer Pre-Med Enrichment Program For Under-Represented Minority Students at University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine

The Center of Excellence for Diversity in Health Education and Research of the University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine will soon be accepting applications for the 2017 Summer Pre-Med Enrichment Program for Under-Represented Minority Undergraduate Students. The application officially … Continue reading

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Mary Gates Scholarship info sessions in October

The Mary Gates Endowment for Students is currently accepting scholarship applications.  Mary Gates scholarships provide up to $5,000 ($2,500 per quarter for up to two quarters) for students to pursue leadership or research/creative/scholarly activities.  These scholarships benefit students in the current academic … Continue reading

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Class on Undergraduate Research — Just for Transfer Students

GENERAL STUDIES 391 K (2 cred) |  SLN: 15456 Undergraduate Research Intensive for Community College Transfer Students 1-Day Workshop (September 22) + weekly follow-ups (Fridays, 1:30-2:20 PM) The Undergraduate Research Intensive designed for incoming transfer students comprises an initial 1-day … Continue reading

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Volunteer at the Undergraduate Research Symposium 5/20

The Undergraduate Research Program is recruiting Volunteers for this year’s 19th Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium happening on Friday, May 20th from 11am – 6:00pm in Mary Gates Hall. Here is the link to view volunteer shifts and to sign-up: http://www.washington.edu/undergradresearch/symposium/volunteer/. … Continue reading

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Showing rather than telling at UW’s School of Dentistry

First-year dental students learn big lessons thanks to strong storytelling videos http://www.washington.edu/trends/uw-school-of-dentistry/  

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Intensive Summer Research in the Arts and Humanities 2016

Summer Institute in the Arts & Humanities (SIAH): “Excitations: Energy Studies in the Arts & Humanities“ Applications are due Monday, March 28th, 2016 https://www.washington.edu/undergradresearch/summer/siah/application-info/ This year’s institute provides students an opportunity to undertake original research on the role of energy … Continue reading

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