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Preprofessional Opportunities

New York City Department of Health


Category: Summer
Type: Research
Location: New York New York
Deadline: Mid February


Daniel R. Vasgird, PhD, Director

Health Research Training Program
The City of New York, Dept of Health
346 Broadway, Room 707A, CN 65
New York, NY 10013

(212) 442-3380


Open to all college undergraduates or graduate and professional school students in medicine, public health, health education, laboratory sciences, etc.


Health Research Training Program enables students to participate in a project under the direct supervision of an experienced public health professional. There is also a weekly series of seminars and field trips, which provide exposure to different aspects of public health. Most students volunteer, however, financial support s available through college work/study. There are limited award funds available based on need and merit. Out of town students must arrange for their own housing.