Category Archives: Research

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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Research: 2016 Summer Institute in the Arts & Humanities

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Neurological Surgery Summer Student Program – March 1 deadline

The UW Medicine Department of Neurological Surgery Summer Student Program provides “Bench to Bedside” exposure in the field of neurosciences. Established in 2008 by Richard G. Ellenbogen, M.D., Professor and Chair of the UW Department of Neurological Surgery, the program provides … Continue reading

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Health For America — Fellowship Applications due 2/29

Health for America is a nonprofit organization which empowers young professionals to create solutions to improve the lives of people living with chronic disease. It funds the Health for America Fellowship, a yearlong venture where young professionals immerse themselves in … Continue reading

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Friday Harbor courses and research for spring/summer/fall 2016

Study at Friday Harbor Labs this Year Spend a quarter studying in residence at the UW’s marine field station at Friday Harbor Labs (FHL). Undergraduates can study at FHL in spring, summer or autumn quarters, and the deadline for spring/summer … Continue reading

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Summer research at Georgia Southern University

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Paid Undergraduate Research Assistant Position in Skin Cancer Research

The Nghiem Lab is a moderately sized, diverse lab with basic, translational, and clinical research projects. We study Merkel cell carcinoma, an uncommon, frequently lethal skin cancer associated with immune suppression, UV exposure, and the Merkel cell polyomavirus (see www.merkelcell.org). … Continue reading

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Research program for veterans!

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