Summer Programs

Summer undergraduate research programs are vital for the aspiring biomedical researcher to increase their practical experience and gain connections with faculty and other graduate students.  The training will greatly improve your resume and standing for graduate admissions. 

Please contact Adam Dupuy, PhD, Director of the Cancer Biology PhD Program, at if you are interested in cancer research experience.   We will help you connect to cancer researchers.    


Relevant University of Iowa programs include:

Cancer Research Opportunities at Iowa (CROI)

UI Summer Research Opportunities Program (SROP)

Biomedical Scholars Summer Undergraduate Research Program (BSURP)

Biochemistry Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program (SBURF)