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Post-Baccalaureate Training in Infectious Diseases Research

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If you are a student with a strong interest in infectious diseases, this program offers you a bench science experience in any one of a number of research laboratories conducting cutting-edge research across a broad and exciting array of disease problems. This experience will prepare you for graduate training and a successful career in science. We are committed to helping you to prepare an application that will be competitive for the very best PhD and MD/PhD programs in the US.

The UGA PREP offers:

-A one-year long intensive research training experience.

-A competitive stipend, including subsidized health insurance.

-Access to tuition-free course work, GRE preparation and other formal instruction as part of an individualized development program.

-Faculty and research mentors, and a mentoring team to provide a supportive and proactive training experience.

-Integrative activities that provide opportunities to interact and learn with graduate students, PREParing scholars for graduate school.

-Ample opportunities to hone oral, written and graphic communication and presentation skills.

-Funding to attend and present research at at least one national or international scientific conference.

Participating Institution(s):
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University of Georgia (Lead)

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Applied Mathematics
Bioinformatics & Genomics
Cellular Biology
Ecology & Evolution
Molecular Biology

Cellular Function
Environmental Health
Infectious Disease
Microbial Biology
Pathogen Biology
Population Health

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This program is funded by:
National Institute of Health (NIH)

Page last updated 2/3/2017
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