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The Queen’s Medical Center
Office of Research & Development
2019 SUMMER RESEARCH INTERNSHIP

CALL FOR APPLICANTS
Application deadline: Friday, January 25, 2019

Applications are now being accepted for the 2019 Summer Research Internship (SRI), which will run from June 3 to August 9, 2019. This program is offered by The Queen’s Medical Center, Office of Research & Development in collaboration with the University of Hawaii – John A. Burns School of Medicine, Department of Native Hawaiian Health.

This competitive internship is intended for undergraduate college students who are interested in biomedical research and a career in medicine. Five (5) selected applicants will have the opportunity to:

  • Learn many of the necessary skills for conducting biomedical research
  • Assist an investigator on a research project resulting in a final report and poster presentation at the end of the ten-week program
  • Tour the UH medical school and various research and medical facilities
  • “Shadow” physicians and researchers
  • Participate in medically relevant cultural and community activities

If interested, please review the Summer Research Internship Program Description and Application.

The three primary focus areas of the SRI program are:

Didactics Weekly seminars and lectures on topics including, but not limited to: Introduction to Research, Study Design and Statistical Methods.

Mentored Research Project Participation on a research project under the guidance of a Queen’s Principal Investigator. Results of the study will be detailed in a final report and presented as a scientific poster at a reception held at the conclusion of the program.

Clinical Observation Shadow physicians in the hospital and/or office clinics. Clinical units may include, but are not limited to: Internal Medicine, Surgery, OB/GYN, Gastroenterology, Intensive Care, and Cardiology.

For more information, email SRI@queens.org or call 808-691-4843.
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