ITMAT MS1 Summer Internship

Internship Description

The Penn Institute for Translational Medicine and Therapeutics (ITMAT) offers a seven week funded summer internship to Penn MS1 students interested in engaging in translational research. We will select 1-2 qualified candidates each year who will each receive a $3000 stipend.

The Internship Application for Summer 2019 is due February 1, 2019.

Application Details

Interested applicants should submit their CV, medical school transcript, a one-page research proposal and letter of support from their proposed mentor to by February 1, 2019. Selected candidates will be notified by March 1.

Former Interns

Summer 2018

Michelle Guo — Skeletal morbidity and body composition abnormalities in high-risk neuroblastoma survivors

Megan Shannon — Enhancement of Long-term Hematopoietic Engraftment Following In Utero Transplantation with Glycogen-Synthase- Kinase-3 Inhibitor Infused Nanoparticles in the Canine Model

Alexandra SperryIn utero base editing of cardiovascular disease gene ANGPTL3

Summer 2017

Joe Durgin — Immune Evasion in Glioblastoma - A Potential Co-opting of the Mechanism by which Cytotoxic T Cells Avoid Self-Killing

Lauren Reed-Guy — Identification of CD32b Expression and CD32b-mediated Internalization of mAb in Multiple Myeloma


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