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Opportunities for Minorities

Summer Programs

Summer enrichment programs are designed to increase the minority applicant pool in medical schools. Participants obtain a variety of assistance, including concentrated science review courses. They also receive help in improving test taking, study and writing skills, and clinical research lab exposure.

Student Research Program
American Heart Association
1710 Gilbreth Road
Burlingame, CA 94010
(415) 259-6700
Minority Access to Health Careers Program
MAHC Program
California Polytechnic State University
San Luis Obispo, CA 93407
(805) 756-2840
HCOP Summer Enrichment Program
Program Coordinator
San Jose State University
College of Applied Arts and Sciences
One Washington Square
San Jose, CA 95192
(408) 924-2911
Collegiate Union for Health-Related Education (CUHRE)
Aztec Center, 305A
San Diego State University
San Diego, CA 92182
(619) 594-4793
Summer Academic Study Program (SASP)
Office of Minority Affairs
School of Medicine
University of California, Davis
Davis, CA 95616
(916) 752-4808
Summer Premedical Program
Office of Educational and Community Programs
College of Medicine
University of California, Irvine
PO Box 4089
Irvine, CA 92717
(714) 824-4603
Enrichment Program
Office of Student Support Services, B-154 CHS
School of Medicine
University of California, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA 90024
(310) 825-3575
HePP Consortium for Health Care Preparation
Office of Minority Affairs
School of Medicine
University of Southern California
1333 San Pablo St., MCH 51-C
Los Angeles, CA 90033
(213) 342-1050
Summer Research Training Program for College Students
Graduate Division
513 Parnassus, S-140, Box 0404
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, CA 94143
(415) 476-8134
Summer MCAT Preparation Program
Center for Educational Achievement
Charles R. Drew University
School of Medicine and Science
1621 East 120th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90059
(213) 563-4926
Summer Interships
Hispanic Center of Excellence
University of California, San Francisco
145 Irving Street, Rm. 106
San Francisco, CA 94143
(415) 476-3667
Project Prepare
Medical Center
University of Southern California
1975 Zonal Avenue, KAM B-29
Los Angeles, CA 90033
(213) 342-1328
Medical/Dental Preparatory Program
Office of Student Affairs, MC 3905
Health Center
University of Connecticut
Farmington, CT 06030
(203) 679-3483
District of Columbia
Summer Health Careers Advanced Enrichment Program
Director, Center for Preprofessional Education
Box 473, Administrative Building
Howard University
Washington, DC 20059
(202) 806-7231
Summer Enrichment Program
Associate for Student Affairs
University of Iowa
College of Medicine
124 Medicine Administration Building
Iowa City, IA 52242
(319) 335-8056
Summer Reinforcement and Enrichment Program (SREP)
Office of MEDREP
Tulane Medical Center
1430 Tulane Avenue-SL 40
New Orleans, LA 70112
(504) 588-5327
Summer Honors Undergraduate Research Program
Division of Medical Science
Harvard Medical School
260 Longwood Avenue
Boston, MA 02115
(617) 432-4980
Minority Summer Research Program
MIT Summer Research Program
Graduate School Office, Rm. 3-138
Cambridge, MA 02139
(617) 253-4869
Summer Enrichment Program
Office of Outreach Programs
University of Massachusetts
55 Lake Avenue N
Worchester, MA 01655
(508) 856-5541
Summer Enrichment Program in Health Administration for Undergraduate Minority Students
Department of Health Services, Management and Policy
M 3031 School of Public Health II
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI 48109
(313) 763-9900
Summer Inorganic Chemistry and Precalculus Program
Summer Biology Program
Summer Organic Chemistry and Calculus Program
Summer Physics Program
515 Delaware Street SE
1-125 Moos Tower
Minneapolis, MN 55455
(612) 624-5904
Summer Research Enrichment Program
Director, Multicultural Affairs Office
600 South 42nd Street
Omaha, NE 68198
(402) 559-4437
New York
Summer Student Program
Science Education Center, Bldg. 438
Brookhaven National Laboratory
Upton (Long Island), NY 11973
(631) 282-4503
Travelers Summer Research Fellowship for Minority Premedical Students
Cornell University Medical College
1300 York Avenue, D-119
New York, NY 10021
(212) 746-1057
Summer Research Fellowship (SURF) Program
Director, Ethnic and Multicultural Affairs
School of Medicine and Dentistry
University of Rochester
601 Elmwood Avenue
Rochester, NY 14642
(716) 272-2175
North Carolina
College Phase Summer Program
Office of Minority Affairs
Bowman Gray School of Medicine
Medical Center Boulevard
Winston-Salem, NC 27157
(910) 716-4201
Pre-Entry Program
1178 Graves Hall
College of Medicine
Ohio State University
Columbus, OH 43210
(614) 292-3161
Fax (614) 688-4041
Summer Scholars Program
College of Osteopathic Medicine
Ohio University
Center for Excellence
930 Grosvenor Hall
Athens, OH 45701
(614) 593-0917
Summer Premedical Enrichment Program
Office of Student Affairs and Admissions
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati
231 Bethesda Avenue
Cincinnati, OH 45267
(513) 538-7212
Headlands Indian Health Careers Summer Program
Headlands Indian Health Careers
BSEB Rm 200
University of Oklahoma
Health Sciences Center
PO Box 26901
Oklahoma City, OK 73126
(405) 271-2250
Summer Premedical Academic Enrichment Program
Director of Minority Programs
School of Medicine
University of Pittsburgh
M-247 Scaife Hall
Pittsburgh, PA 15261
(412) 648-8987
Honors Premedical Academy
Project Coordinator
Division of School Based Programs
Baylor College of Medicine
1709 Dryden, Suite 545
Houston, TX 77030
(800) 798-8244
Bridge to Medicine Summer Program for Minority Disadvantaged College Students
Office of Student Affairs and Admissions
College of Medicine
Texas A&M University
106 Reynolds Medical Building
College Station, TX 77843
(409) 862-4065
Medical Academic Advancement Program
Office of Student Academic Support
School of Medicine, Box 446
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA 22908
(804) 924-2189
Northwest Consortium Minority Medical Education Program (MMEP)
School of Medicine SM-22
University of Washington
Seattle, WA 98195
(206) 685-2489
Summer Science Enrichment Program
School of Dentistry
Marquette University
PO Box 1881
Milwaukee, WI 53201
(414) 288-1533

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