ITMAT MS1 Summer Internship

medical student intern performing research

Internship Description

The Institute for Translational Medicine and Therapeutics (ITMAT) offers a seven week funded summer internship to first year Penn medical students engaging in translational research. Interns will receive a $3000 stipend.

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 15, 2021. Selected candidates will be notified in March.

Former Interns

Summer 2019

Taylor Daniel — Evaluation of orthologous Il-2/IL-2R beta system on CAR- T based therapy

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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