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INRO (Intramural NIAID Research Opportunities)

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Academic Level:
Undergraduates - Senior
Graduate Students (Masters)

INRO provides postbaccalaureate trainees (no more than three years from completion of the undergraduate degree or six months from a master's degree) with a mentored training experience in NIAID sciences (allergic, immunologic, and infectious diseases) for one year (with the possibility of a second year contingent on funding and mutual PI/trainee interest) at a lab in Maryland or Montana. Trainees are also exposed to peer networking, seminars, and predoc and preclinical training opportunities. It is expected that INRO applicants are interested in pursuing advanced degrees in either graduate school (PhD) or medicine (MD or MD/PhD). INRO applicants should have a GPA of 3.2 or higher and be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.

Application Deadline: 11/22/2021
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Participating Institution(s):
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National Institutes of Health (NIH) (Lead)

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Cellular Biology
Food Science & Nutrition
Medical Sciences
Molecular Biology
Plant Sciences

Advanced Networking
Biomolecular Engineering
Cell Culture
Cellular Immunology
Chemical Biology
Chronic Diseases
Health Disparities
Health Science
Infectious Disease

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

Page last updated 8/17/2021
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