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Student Research/Service Opportunities

Medical Student Summer Research Program

Mission Statement

The goals of this program are to develop UMMS SOM students' skills in research, and to cultivate students' interest in the inclusion of research in their careers as physicians.  picture: Two Students Looking at Project BoardFaculty mentors provide projects on which SOM students work for pay during an eight-week period in the summer before or after their first year. 

Location

Office of Undergraduate Medical Education 

Faculty & Staff

Pranoti Mandrekar, Program Director

Jacqueline Clark, Program Coordinator 

Contact Us

Jacqueline Clark, 508.856.5827

Project Highlights

  • More than forty students per year have previously participated in the program. 
  • Students are responsible for the preparation of a poster at a fair in the fall of each year. 
  • Eighty-six percent of students report that the experience positively influenced their career or residency choice.