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Preprofessional Opportunities

The Picower Institute for Medical Research


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


Summer Program Coordinator
The Picower Institute for Medical Research
350 Community Drive
Manhasset, NY 11030

(516) 365-5090


Sophomores and juniors majoring in science who are looking for a challenging experience in biomedical research are eligible to apply.


This summer research program provides modern research facilities equipped for chemical, biochemical and biological studies at the molecular, cellular, and whole organism levels. Interns get hands-on laboratory experience in a highly interactive environment to confront a variety of long-standing health problems including; inflammation, HIV, cardiovascular disease, cancer, aging, Alzheimer’s disease, diabetes and arthritis. There is a stipend of $200 per week. Interns are responsible for their own housing.