Summer Research, Gap Year and Academic Enrichment Programs

Summer & Gap Year Opportunities in the Health Professions

Virtual_Shadowing.pdf

Virtual Pre Health Shadowing

Pre-Med Volunteer Program - University of Pennsylvania

Volunteer Match

EMT Training Sites


Association of Amercian Medical Colleges Comprehensive List of Summer Undergraduate Research Programs 
https://www.aamc.org/members/great/61052/great_summerlinks.html

Albert Einstein College of Medicine Summer Research Fellowship Program
www.aecom.yu.edu/home/community_programs.asp 
Email: soto@aecom.yu.edu

Boston University Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship: deadline February 6
http://www.bu.edu/urop/students/summer-opportunities/

Case Western Reserve- National Institutes of Health/ National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute Summer Research Program for Minorities
www.nhlbi.nih.gov/funding/training/redbook/brtpug.htm

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia,The CHOP Research Institute Summer Scholars Program (CRISSP)
http://www.research.chop.edu/programs/crissp/

Cooper Medical School of Rowan University PULSE program  
http://www.rowan.edu/coopermed/diversity/undergrad/
Premedical Urban Leaders Summer Engrichment (PULSE ) is a six week summer academic enrichment program for undergraduate students interested in pursuing a healthcare profession. This program provides academic, clinical, research and service learning opportunities with a focus on urban health needs. Developed by the Cooper Medical School of Rowan University (CMSRU), the PULSE program helps students become lifelong learners and empowers them to use their knowledge to make a difference in their communities.

Creighton University- Summer Research Training Program
www.creighton.edu/hsmaca/summer_research_training.htm

Coriell Institute Summer Experience program
https://www.coriell.org/1/About-Us/Education/Summer-Experience

Cornell University- The Travelers Summer Research Fellowship Program for Premedical Minority Students

www.med.cornell.edu/education/programs/tra_sum_res.html?name1=Travelers+Summer+Research+Fellowship+Program&type1=2Active
(See Cornell Located in Pre-Professional Section)

Weill Cornell/Rockefeller/Sloan-Kettering: Tri-Institutional MD-PhD Program Summer Program, Gateways to the Laboratory
www.med.cornell.edu/mdphd/summerprogram

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute CURE Program
https://ase.tufts.edu/biology/undergraduate/research/documents/DFHCCcure.pdf

Dartmouth's Academic Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (ASURE) 
https://graduate.dartmouth.edu/diversity/asure

Drexel College of Medicine summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship 
http://drexel.edu/medicine/research/student-research/summer-undergraduate-research-fellowship/

Hackensack Meridian Health - Joseph M. Sanzari Children's Hospital - Summer Clinical Research Volunteer Program 
https://www.hackensackumc.org/services/pediatrics/pediatric-research-innovations/summer-clinical-research-volunteer-program-pediatrics/

Harvard Medical School- Summer Honors Undergraduate Research Program 
http://dms.hms.harvard.edu/diversity/summer/SHURP.html

Jefferson College of Biomedical Sciences Summer Undergraduate Research Programs 
http://www.jefferson.edu/university/biomedical-sciences/other-opportunities/summer-programs.html

MIT Summer Research Program (MSRP)
https://odge.mit.edu/undergraduate/msrp/

Mount Sinai School of Medicine- Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP)
https://icahn.mssm.edu/education/non-degree/surp

National Institutes of Health

New York University Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP)
https://med.nyu.edu/research/sackler-institute-graduate-biomedical-sciences/summer-undergraduate-research-program

The Ohio State University College of Optometry IDOC Program (Improving Diversity in Optometric Careers)
optometry.osu.edu/IDOC

Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences- Tufts University- Summer Research Program for Undergraduate Minority Students: deadline February 15
http://sackler.tufts.edu/Admissions/Apply-to-Non-Degree-Programs/Building-Diversity-in-Biomedical-Sciences.aspx

Summer Health Professions Education Program - SHPEP is a free summer enrichment program focused on improving access to information and resources for college students interested in the health professions.
http://www.shpep.org/

SUNY- Downstate- Summer Research Program: Applications due March 1

http://sls.downstate.edu/minority_affairs/prospective_students/programs.html

The Leadership Alliance Summer Research-Early Identification Program
www.theleadershipalliance.org/programs/summer-research

Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School - Summer Clinical Internship Program - Undergraduate & Graduate Students with an interest in medicine. 
http://rwjms.rutgers.edu/education/admissions/summ_clinical.html

Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School Biomedical Careers Program 
http://rwjms.rutgers.edu/education/medical_education/programs/biomedical.html

Rutgers Summer Undergraduate Research Program in Neuroscience (neuroSURP) 
http://rwjms.umdnj.edu/departments_institutes/neuroscience/grad_pgm/summer_prog/

University of Buffalo -  The UB CLIMB UP (Undergraduate Program) for the 2020 Summer Research  

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine- Summer Research Scholars Program (SRS) 
med.uc.edu/MSSRP/opportunities

University of Iowa- Committee on Institutional Cooperation Summer Research Opportunities Program (SROP): deadline February 27
http://ogi.grad.uiowa.edu/srop/

University of Minnesota:  Life Sciences Summer Undergraduate Research Programs (LSSURP) 
www.med.umn.edu/education-training/graduate-programs/life-sciences-summer-undergraduate-research-program-lssurp

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill- Summer Pre-Graduate Research Experience (SPGRE) 
www.med.unc.edu/medprogram/med-program/

UNC-CH School of Medicine: The Medical Education Development (MED) Program
www.med.unc.edu/medprogram
(See UNC-CH Located in Pre-Professional Section)

University of Pittsburgh Carnegie- Mellon MD/PhD Program- Summer Undergraduate Research Program for Minority Students (SURPMS): deadline February 1
http://www.howscienceworks.pitt.edu/undergraduate-students/summer-research-programs

University of Pennsylvania - Summer Undergraduate Minority Research Program - Paid Summer Internship in Health Services Research
http://ldi.upenn.edu/sumr/application

University of Pennsylvania - Academic Associates Program 
The program provides premedical and pre-health post-baccalaureate students an opportunity to engage in clinical and translational research actvities in the Emergency Department (ED) at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Presbyterian Medical Center, or the Children's Hosptial of Phialdelphia
http://www.uphs.upenn.edu/emergency-medicine/research/programs/academic-assoc.html

Yale University School of Medicine: Bio STEP (Biomedical Science Training and Enrichment Program)
medicine.yale.edu/biomedsurf/