Neuropathology Brain Bank & Research CoRE: College Summer Internship

 

Application Deadline: April 1st, 2024

Organization: Mount Sinai Department of Pathology & Neuroscience

Position Description: The Mount Sinai Neuropathology Brain Bank & Research CoRE (director: Dr. John Crary,
MD-PhD) is seeking student research assistants. As a part of the program, research assistants will be trained to
deploy approaches to diagnose and study brain diseases (e.g., Alzheimer’s disease, chronic traumatic
encephalopathy, Parkinson’s disease, COVID-19-related encephalopathy, etc.). Research assistants will also
gain exposure to challenges associated with treatment modalities, diagnosis, and research design. For more
information, visit the website:

https://icahn.mssm.edu/research/portal/resources/deans-cores/neuropathology

 

Responsibilities:
– Assisting physicians and laboratory personnel in brain tissue dissection
– Assisting in histological processing of specimens
– Assisting in the day-to-day operations of the brain bank
– Interfacing with clinicians and research scientists
– Opportunity to contribute to an ongoing research project

Position requirements:
– Strong academic potential
– Ideally a rising junior or senior college student working on a Bachelor’s degree
– Some exposure to neuroscience, psychology, or related discipline strongly recommended (i.e.,
undergraduate major)
– Excellent organizational skills
– Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
– Intent to matriculate into a Ph.D., M.D., or other higher education program
– Part of an underrepresented group in STEM (Black/African-American, Hispanic/Latino, Native American or
Pacific Islander) and/or students from economically or educationally disadvantaged backgrounds (first
generation college attendee, low income, etc.)

Time commitment: This is a full-time, paid summer internship position, Monday – Friday, 9 – 5 pm and
occasional weekend coverage (8 weeks minimum). The program will run June – August, 2024.

Apply Now: To apply, please email a resume and cover letter to: dalilah.quintanamora@mountsinai.org,
yolfrankcis.mendez@mountsinai.org, and emma.thorn@mountsinai.org
Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

The Medical Pathway Program

 

What’s in the Program:

MCAT Prep

WELLNESS Strategies

Study and Test-taking techniques

And MUCH more!

Program Dates:

October 7, 2023-May 4, 2024

Group Meetings:

Mondays and Wednesdays 7:00 pm-9:00 pm ET

Saturdays 9 am-12 pm ET

Register:

Monday, September 25, 2023 at 11:00 pm ET

https://bit.ly/Med-Path

The Rising Docs Program

 

Overview: This holistic medical school preparatory program targets low-income students or students who are traditionally underrepresented in medicine who have not been successful in their medical school application. This virtual personal advisory program (with in person activities to help you become a more competitive applicant) allows you to have free access to exceptional medical school advisors who will work with you. Based on your specific situation, you will be directed to resources and the help that you need by leveraging the wisdom and experience of the our team.

Program Dates:

October 12, 2023-May 2, 2024

Group Meetings/Individual Coach Meetings:

2nd and 4th Thursdays 7:00 pm-9:00 pm ET

Fee:  Free

Deadline to Register:

Monday, September 25, 2023 at 11:00 pm ET

Register Now!
http://bit.ly/3Qp7ddG

Virtual MIM Medical School Application Boot Camp

 

 

Tuesday, April 25, 2023, Wednesday, April 26, Thursday, April 27, 2023

Time: 7:00 pm-9:30 pm ET

Utilizing the resources of the Association of American Medical Colleges, Join the Mentoring in Medicine Team to learn how to create a competitive application.  You will be guided by medical advisors with over 100 years of experience during this free boot camp!  Sign up today!  Space is limited.

Deadline to Apply:  April 24, 2023

*Sessions will not be recorded.

Register

DIVERSITY WEEK AT EINSTEIN

 

 

Join the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in our hybrid inaugural Diversity Week at Einstein.  National physician and scientist thought leaders will present their work in combatting health differences.  We will feature an OB/GYN physician, thoracic surgeon, emergency medicine physician, scientist in NIH leadership and a health and lung transplant surgeon who is a leader in artificial intelligence

Tuesday April 25, 2023: 8am to 9am ET

Wednesday April 26, 2023: 12pm to 1pm ET & 5pm to 6:30pm ET

Thursday April 27, 2023: 12pm to 1pm ET a& 5pm to 6:30pm ET

Scan QR code or Register at https://bit.ly/40Fmw4w

Association of American Medical Colleges Virtual Medical School Fair

Wednesday, October 12, 2022 & Thursday, October 13, 2022
FREE