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UTHealth Summer Research Programs

These undergraduate research programs are run by faculty members affiliated with the University of Texas Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at Houston, a unique collaboration between MD Anderson and UTHealth. Participation in one of these programs would provide hands-on research experience in a biomedical field, and an introductory example of a graduate (Ph.D. or M.D./Ph.D.) research career. The programs differ by institutional locale and funding source but all provide rich scientific environments and opportunities for career enhancement.

1) The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Summer Research Program - UTHealth
Research experiences in basic science, translational or clinical science related to a broad spectrum of diseases.
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2) Research Training in the Molecular Basis of Infectious Disease (MBID) - UTHealth
Translational research as it relates to clinical infectious diseases.
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 3) Houston Laboratory and Population Sciences Training Program in Gene-Environment Interaction - UTHealth
Research that explores aspects of environmental interaction with genes that impact human health.
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