Welcome to Penn State College of Medicine’s summer undergraduate programs! A variety of resources are available for you as you complete your internship.
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Resources for Summer Undergraduate Students
A variety of career development seminars are offered from 4 to 5 p.m. Tuesdays in room C3621 of the College of Medicine. Snacks will be available; please bring your own drink.
No seminar will be held on July 4 because of the holiday, and on July 18 because of the NIH trip. Aug. 1 will be practice for the end-of-summer symposium.
Also, scientific research seminars are offered noon to 1:30 p.m. Thursdays, generally in room C3621 of the College of Medicine. Lunch will be available.
Upcoming seminars in both areas include:
The Summer Undergraduate Research Symposium will be held Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017.
These activities will be held in the College of Medicine’s Lecture Room A.
8:45 a.m.: Welcome breakfast
9 to 10 a.m.: Keynote seminar: “Hepatitis C: Translating Immunology into Public Health” – presented by Eleanor M.P. Wilson, MHS, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Institute of Human Virology, University of Maryland School of Medicine
10 to 1:15 a.m.: Coffee break
10:15 to 11:45 a.m.: Oral presentations
These activities will be held in the University Conference Center.
Noon to 1 p.m.: Lunch
1 to 2 p.m.: Poster session A
2 to 3 p.m.: Poster session B
3 to 4 p.m.: Ice cream social
For details, contact the Office of Graduate Student Affairs at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Title of Presentation
Jack Jones, SURIP, Penn State College of Medicine; Jane Smith, Dept of Kinesiology, Penn State College of Health and Human Development; and John Doe, Dept of Surgery, Penn State College of Medicine.
Background: Explain why this project is important, and the rationale for doing this study. (2-4 sentences)
Methods: Describe how the study was done (2-3 sentences)
Results: Describe the main findings of the study (4-5 sentences)
Conclusions: Put the findings in perspective and explain the implications of the findings. (3-5 sentences)
The entire abstract should not exceed 500 words and should use Arial 11-point font. If your project cannot be described using these headings, you may write an unstructured abstract, but it must still be within the word limit.