Summer Immersion on Innovative Approaches in Science

Summer Immersion on Innovative Approaches in Science

The Summer Immersion is designed to educate the next generation of scientists committed to advancing science ethically using nonanimal methods for research and testing. This FREE 3-day program provides an overview of in vitro, in silico, and in chemico approaches and their many applications in basic, translational, and regulatory science to replace animals. Attendees will participate in scientific talks, career development workshops, poster presentations, technology demonstrations, and more.

Summer Program Advancing Research on Cancer (SPARC)

Summer Program Advancing Research on Cancer (SPARC)

SPARC offers a 10-week mentored summer research experience at the George Washington University (GW) Cancer Center. This program is intended for undergraduates underrepresented in STEM who are considering Ph.D. training and a career in cancer research. SPARC scholars receive exposure to contemporary cancer research techniques, understanding of health disparities and impact of cancer in different communities, and preparation for research careers. Stipend and housing in the heart of DC included.