Yale School of Medicine Summer Research Opportunities

Yale Summer Undergraduate Medical Research (SUMR) (NIH-NIDDK/KUH)

Yale University School of Medicine invites submission of applications from undergraduate students who are

interested in working in a state of the art research environment under the supervision of established

investigators studying novel mechanisms and treatments for kidney and urological diseases, non-malignant

hematological diseases, and hypertension.


See attached flyer for program details.

Contact: Ms. Anne Prodoti at anne.prodoti@yale.edu


  1. NSF REU Site  –  Interdisciplinary Research Training Across Biology, Physics, and Engineering – Program will run summer 2021 (virtual or in person)

Our Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Site enables undergraduates interested in pursuing a career in the sciences to conduct interdisciplinary research at Yale for a 10-week period during the summer. Our program focuses on research at the intersection of biology, physics, and engineering and serves as a glimpse of what graduate school at a large research institutions is like.


https://physics-engineering-biology.yale.edu/nsf-reu-site  Students can find the application link and info about the program by clicking link.  Application deadline is February 1st.


Contact: Dorottya Noble, PhD  (dorottya.noble@yale.edu) She is willing to answer any questions about the program.  Flyer attached.


  1. Graduate School SURF (Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship) Program – will run summer 2021, but not sure if students in sciences will be accepted due to COVID restrictions.



Apply through this website: https://theleadershipalliance.org/summer-research-early-identification-program


Program to Advance Training in Health and Sciences (PATHS)

Dr. Latimore spoke about this program at our meeting last week.  The Program to Advance Training in Health & Sciences (PATHS) is a 10 month transformative virtual learning experience offering monthly seminars to provide undergraduates with: Exposure to careers in Science & Health; Vital tools to successfully navigate their academic journey in advanced education; A supportive professional network; Mentorship to retain interest in these careers and increase the likelihood of success through key academic and training transitions along the way.


Yale PATHS Program Flyer

Contact: dice@yale.edu


Yale BioMed Amgen Scholars Program (NOT accepting applications for summer 2021)

Please click links below for more information.

Yale Biomed SURF Amgen Scholars Video

Biomed SURF Amgen Scholars Brochure

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