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Apply Today to the Oregon Health and Science University Internship

March 6, 2013 Leave a comment
If you are interested in research, medicine, nursing or dentistry, the Center for Diversity and Inclusion is offering a Summer Equity Research Program! This PAID internship is for undergraduate students for 8 to 10 weeks during the summer, working with faculty and graduate students in a research and clinical setting.

The OHSU Equity Summer Research, Dental, Nursing and Medicine Internship Program offers:

·         An exciting opportunity to spend 8 to 10 weeks working with faculty and graduate students in a research setting, learning new skills, and gaining hands-on experience.

·         Weekly seminars and meetings with fellow students and faculty to discuss ongoing research.

·         An opportunity to present a poster presentation of your summer research project.

·         Ongoing, personal mentoring about your individual career pathway from OHSU faculty .

·         Clinical rotations.

·         A paid stipend during the program.

·         Free Housing.

Please note the program is only open to applicants who have experienced social or economic disadvantages:

  • Economically disadvantaged students are defined as individuals who come from a “low income family,” using low income levels specified by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services as a guideline.
  • Socially disadvantaged students come from an environment that may inhibit them from obtaining knowledge, skills or abilities required to enroll and successfully complete an undergraduate or graduate course of study that could lead to a career in the health sciences. This category includes but is not restricted to students whose parents did not attend or complete college.

Click here to download the Equity Internship application or for more information

Applications due by 4:00pm, Friday, March 22, 2013.