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Native American Research Internship


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Academic Level:
Undergraduates - Junior
Undergraduates - Senior
Post-Baccalaureate

Description:
The Native American Research Internship is a dynamic summer research opportunity for qualified undergraduate junior and senior students who are interested in Health Science or Biomedical careers. It is a 10-week, paid summer internship funded by the NIH. The internship focus is to provide Native American students an outstanding laboratory or clinically based research experience working alongside world-class research faculty at the University of Utah. The goal of the internship is to support the academic, career, and personal development of Native American students who are interested in Health Science. Interns will perform research approx. 32 hr/wk and undergo professional development approx. 8 hr/wk. We offer a generous stipend, travel allowance, and housing on the university campus.


Application Deadline: 2/6/2017
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Program Dates: 5/30/2017 - 8/4/2017

Participating Institution(s):
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University of Utah (Lead)

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Biochemistry
Biology
Biomedical Engineering
Cellular Biology
Epidemiology
Genetics & Genomics
Medical Sciences
Molecular Biology
Physiology
STEM Fields

Keywords:
Clinical Trials
Diabetes
Diversity
Experiment Design and Analysis
Health Disparities
Molecular Biology
Under-Represented Minorities

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


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