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PARAdiGM - Preparation for Graduate and Medical Education

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Undergraduates - Sophomore
Undergraduates - Junior

PARAdiGM is an NIH/NHLBI-funded summer program for outstanding undergraduates from disadvantaged and underrepresented minority backgrounds who would like to explore the potential of a future career as a physician-scientist - becoming a scientific investigator and a practicing pysician. This 8-week program includes a stipend of $3,200 and free campus housing.

Application Deadline: 2/15/2018
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Program Dates: 5/31/2018 - 7/27/2018

Participating Institution(s):
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University of Alabama, Birmingham (Lead)

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Bioinformatics & Genomics
Genetics & Genomics
Medical Sciences
Molecular Biology
STEM Fields

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

Page last updated 10/16/2017
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