On August 1, 2013, participants in the Einstein-Montefiore Summer High School Research Program gathered in the Block Building's Lubin Dining Hall for the end-of-program poster session, where they presented findings from their summer research projects.
Led by program directors, Dr. Victoria Freedman, associate dean for graduate programs in biomedical sciences, and Dr. Amy Fox, associate professor of pathology and of pediatrics, the program introduces high school students, ages 16 and older, to the excitement of scientific research with a goal of encouraging the students to consider careers in science. Participants are selected from a pool of applicants based on academic excellence, and then work under the guidance of a faculty member who serves as their mentor during a five-week summer research experience.
At this year's poster session, Summer High School Research Program participants shared their results alongside college students who took part in Einstein's Summer Undergraduate Research Program. Following the poster session, the event moved to the Einstein Faculty Club, where guests — including summer program participant's family members, mentors and lab members — were treated to a special dinner reception. The Einstein-Montefiore Summer High School Research Program is sponsored by Einstein's Graduate Division of Biomedical Sciences, Montefiore Medical Center, Siemens Corporation, Roche Molecular Diagnostics and Mr. and Mrs. David Werber.
3rd Annual Isabelle Rapin Conference Shines a Light on Rett Syndrome
Friday, February 13, 2015
Writing Internship Puts Words into Action
Monday, February 09, 2015
Thursday, February 05, 2015
Humanist Doctors of Tomorrow Honored Today
Monday, February 02, 2015
Third Annual Musculoskeletal Repair and Regeneration Symposium
Tuesday, January 13, 2015
Pitching Your Science, Pitching Yourself
Thursday, January 08, 2015
Homecoming Dance Highlights a Good Time
Wednesday, January 07, 2015
Einstein's Dr. Horwitz Receives the Prestigious John Scott Award
Tuesday, January 06, 2015
A Jubilant Evening for Ph.D. and M.D.-Ph.D. Candidates
Monday, January 05, 2015
Addressing Ebola and Pregnancy in Sierra Leone
Friday, December 26, 2014