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Medical Student Summer Research
& Public Health Experience

Overview

The Medical Student Summer Research & Public Health Experience offers Morehouse School of Medicine medical students the opportunity to participate in scientific research, and public health experiences through summer employment. The program provides a hands-on opportunity for students to learn while collaborating with an accomplished mentor.  Due to COVID-19-related mandates this Medical Student Summer Research & Public Health Experience will be virtual.  A two-day orientation will address topics such as:

  • Research Using Animal Models
  • Research Using Human Subjects
  • Developing the Basic Components of a Research Grant
  • Lab Safety and Etiquette
  • Research Basics

Program Requirements

  • Currently enrolled in an MSM medical, Gaduate Education in Biomedical Sciences, or Graduate Education in Public Health program
  • All participants must make an eight-week commitment to the program.
  • All students must report to their assigned mentor’s lab during this period.
  • Upon completion of the program, students must complete a poster presentation summarizing their summer accomplishments.

Overview of Programs

Application

Apply to a Summer 2021 program by April 2.

Contact

For additional information regarding this program and eligibility requirements, please contact:

Tawain E. Kelly
tkelly@msm.edu
(404) 756-5212

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  • A student presents her research with data and charts
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