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Summer Scholar Program Events


Welcome, introductions, expectations, survey series, schedule review, Journal Club groups, lab etiquette, registration forms and payroll.

Comments from Dean Nolan and Associate Dean for Research, followed by lunch.

Required Activities

Seminars include:

  • Experimental Design
  • Animal Use and Care
  • Bioethics/scientific Integrity
  • Statistics
  • Poster preparation

Research Day

Social activities

  • Luncheon- following Orientation
  • Picnic - at local park
  • 4th of July Fireworks - Grounds of CVM


Merial NIH National Symposium

Research Day 

  • Poster session – Public invited
  • Research recognition luncheon to follow – Phi-Zeta Poster & Manuscript contest awards