INSIGHT Summer Research Program

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 Deadline: 

January 15, 2019
   

Start Date: 

June 17, 2019
   

Duration: 

8 weeks June 17 - August 9, 2019
   

Location: 

Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, Seattle, WA
   

Area of Interest: 

Arts
Biomedical Sciences
Engineering, Computer Science, and Applied Sciences
Humanities
Physical Sciences
Social and Behavioral Sciences
Other: Public Health
   

Category: 

Education
   

Description: 

HIPRCís INSIGHT Research Program for graduate and undergraduate students is an intensive, eight-week summer internship for undergraduate and graduate students, and a four week program for high school students. INSIGHT provides research experience and mentorship for undergraduate, graduate and first year medical students who are interested in injury research. Participants are matched to research projects and partnered with University of Washington Medical School faculty and work alongside peers and health professionals from across the country. Past research areas include elucidating the risk factors and causes of injuries, injury prevention strategies, acute and chronic care of injured patients, outcomes from trauma, and interventions to return the injured individual to their full potential.
   

Benefits: 

Students are responsible for arranging their housing, meals, and transportation. The UW offers some discounted housing within the dorms on campus.

   

Major(s): 

Biological Sciences
Public Health Sciences
Biomedical Engineering: Premedicine
Any

   

GPA: 

3.0

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

Required 
Documents: 

Resume
Personal Statement
Letters of Recommendation
Other: Online Application, Reference, and Transcripts (unofficial)
 

Contact: 

Ms. Program Coordinator

Email: injuryED@uw.edu

 

Program Website: 

https://depts.washington.edu/hiprc/education/insight/
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