Gundersen Lutheran Medical Foundation has openings for Summer Research Interns in La Crosse, Wisconsin. The program selects up to 11 full-time, paid undergraduate/graduate research fellowships each year. The opportunity lasts 13 weeks and the student gains hands-on experience with medical research projects and exposure to medication education on a variety of topics. Summer Research Fellows are each assigned to a mentor. The mentor may be a health or research professional from any department in our health system. Under the mentor’s guidance, and with the help of Department of Research support staff, Fellows complete a research project. At the end of the summer, Fellows present their findings in a PowerPoint at a noon conference attended by staff, Fellowship benefactors, and invited friends and family.
(Deadline to apply February 11, 2011)
Summer Research Fellow also have the opportunity to shadow physicians. Possible clinical areas include: Adult Hematology & Oncology, Surgery, Cardiology, Community & Preventive Care Services, Neurosurgery Infectious Disease, Microbiology, Sports Physical Therapy, Pediatric, Hematology & Oncology, and Nursing Education/Research.
To learn more about this opportunity, please see the attached documents and/or contact Tricia Plutz in the Career Center. If you secure this opportunity or any other internship, please contact the Career Center so we can register it on your co-curricular transcript and provide you with support.
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