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Initiative for Maximizing Student Diversity


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Academic Level:
Undergraduates - First Year
Undergraduates - Sophomore
Undergraduates - Junior
Undergraduates - Senior
Graduate Students (Masters)
Graduate Students (PhD)

Description:
The North Carolina State Initiative for Maximizing Student Diversity (IMSD) Program is funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The program promotes a diverse biomedical and behavioral science workforce by providing professional, academic and social support to graduate and undergraduate students who are typically underrepresented in the biomedical and behavioral research arenas.

We foster a positive, exploratory environment where students can bring critical social and cultural perspectives to advance knowledge and create treatments or technology. Our goal is to encourage students to ultimately become faculty researchers of this and the next generation.


Program Dates: 8/15/2015

Participating Institution(s):
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North Carolina State University (Lead)

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Biochemistry
Biology
Biomedical Engineering
Chemistry
Genetics & Genomics
Microbiology
Plant Sciences
Psychology & Behavioral Sciences
Statistics
Zoology

Keywords:
Psychology
STEM Education

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This program is funded by:
National Institute of Health (NIH)


Page last updated 7/18/2016
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