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NIH T35 Summer Training for Veterinary Students

Hiring Organization:
Wake Forest University School of Medicine

Date Posted:
2018-11-16

Position Description:
NIH Sponsored Summer Research Fellowships for Veterinary Students
Request for Applications
We are looking for enthusiastic, bright, and curious veterinary students to join Wake Forestâ??s Comparative Medicine Section for 2-3 months during the summer of 2018.
Application materials include:
â?¢ A personal letter/statement outlining career interests and goals
â?¢ A Curriculum Vitae
â?¢ University transcripts
â?¢ 3 letters of recommendation
All and application materials and questions should be directed to the Program Director, Dr. Kylie Kavanagh e: kkavanag@wakehealth.edu p:(336) 713 1475
Due date for complete applications: Wednesday 31, January 2019
These positions provide a unique opportunity for structured training in a research-intensive environment, with a focus on comparative disease pathophysiology in nonhuman primates and other species. Positions are paid.
Research opportunities include internationally recognized programs in aging, women's health, development, cardiovascular disease, cancer, regenerative medicine, diabetes, reproductive system disorders, and substance abuse. Research projects are aimed to match student interests
Students considering careers in research, academia, laboratory animal medicine, zoology, exotics, primatology, and pathology will benefit from our program.
Winston-Salem is a medium-sized vibrant town near the foothills of the Appalachian mountains. Wake Forest School of Medicine is a private medical school which ranks in the top third for NIH research funding.

Qualifications/Experience:
Currently enrolled in good standing at a US accredited veterinary college.

Salary/funding:
NIH standards applied.

Support provided for internship/volunteer positions (travel, meals, lodging):
None.

Term of Appointment:
8-12 weeks over summer of 2019

Application Deadline:
31 January 2019

Contact Information:
Kylie Kavanagh
Medical Center Blvd
Winston-Salem, NC 27157
USA

Telephone Number:
336 713 1475

Fax Number:
336 716 1515

E-mail Address:
kkavanag@wakehealth.edu

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