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The Leah Menshouse Springer Summer Opportunities Program

Siteman Cancer Center at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Washington University School of Medicine invites pre-medical, medical, and undergraduate students to participate in the Leah Menshouse Springer Summer Opportunities Program; a program designed to provide students with hands-on cancer research experience for 10 weeks over the summer. Application information for Summer 2015 will be posted Jan. 1, 2015.

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Eligibility:  Current pre-medical students, medical students, or undergraduate students intending to pursue graduate (i.e., MD or PhD) training. International students please see the FAQ below.

Dates of summer program: TBA

Stipend:  $3,500

Hours: Approximately 40 hours per week (depending on project)

Location:  In the research/academic office of the project Principal Investigator

Application Deadline and Process: Summer 2015 applications will be due on Sunday, March 1 (5pm, Central Standard Time).

Review process: Applications will be reviewed and matched to research opportunities available at Siteman Cancer Center. All applicants will be notified by April 1, 2015.

Contact: For additional information, contact Megan Monahan ( Answers to frequently-asked questions are accessible here.