Accession Number:

AD1095198

Title:

Prostate Cancer Research Training Program

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report,22 Aug 2018,21 Aug 2019

Corporate Author:

University of Iowa Iowa City United States

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2019-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

10.0

Abstract:

The HBCU Summer Research Training Program accepted a total of 8 students from Lincoln University for each of the eight week sessionsduring the summers of 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2020. Each student was assigned to a laboratory of a participating mentor and also paired witha member of the mentors laboratory. This laboratory member assisted with day to day aspects of the research project. During the summerthe students work diligently on their research project, participate in meetings of the mentors laboratory, attend workshops and seminarsassociated with our and other summer programs, and attend a special course in prostate cancer. We integrate the Lincoln students intosocial programs held throughout the campus for summer interns. At the end of the summer sessions the students present a poster of theresearch results from the summer experience. They also present the results of their research in the fall at Lincoln University. Of the studentsthat have graduated from Lincoln, 58.3 are attending, or have attended, postgraduate programs.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE