Eastern Virginia Medical School Department of Pediatrics Summer Scholars Program

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 Deadline: 

January 31, 2019
   

Start Date: 

May 20, 2019
   

Duration: 

11 Weeks, May 20 to August 1, 2019
   

Location: 

Eastern Virginia Medical School and Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters, Norfolk, Virginia
   

Area of Interest: 

Arts
Biomedical Sciences
Engineering, Computer Science, and Applied Sciences
Humanities
Physical Sciences
Social and Behavioral Sciences
Other: environmental health, medicine
   

Category: 

Internships
   

Description: 

The Summer Scholars Program is a mentored research internship offered by the Department of Pediatrics of Eastern Virginia Medical School at Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters in Norfolk, Virginia. The competitive 11 week program is open to college seniors (rising or graduating) and first- or second-year graduate or medical students who are exploring potential careers in medical, biomedical, public health, or behavioral research.

Students chosen for the program will conduct a pre-selected research project, from start to finish, and present their project outcomes to the scientific community. Students are listed as co-investigators on their projects which are frequently published and presented on the national level. Formal classroom training and personalized application in research design, implementation, and publication make this summer experience a must for anyone considering a career in research.
   

Benefits/
Compensation:
 

$2,500 stipend

   

Major(s): 

Psychology
Psychological Science
Biological Sciences
Pre-Med, Environmental Sciences

   

GPA: 

3.5 - 4.0

   
Year In School at 
start of program: 
Freshman
Sophomore
Junior
Senior
   
Employment 
 Eligibility: 
Has Citizenship
Has Permanent Residence
Has Work Permit
Other: 
   

Required 
Documents: 

Resume
Personal Statement
Letters of Recommendation
Other: school transcripts, program application
 

Contact: 

Ms. Laurie McManama
Summer Scholars Program; EVMS Department of Pediatrics, Andrews Hall
721 Fairfax Ave Suite 412 , Norfolk, VA 23510
Norfolk, VA 23510
Phone: (757 ) 446 -6039    
Email: Laurie.McManama@chkd.org

 

Company Website: 

http://www.evms.edu/research/centers_institutes_departments/pediatrics/summer_scholars/
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