SHPEP at the University of Iowa is a free, six-week summer program for undergraduate students interested in health professional careers. Students who complete our program are guaranteed an admissions interview at the Carver College of Medicine, College of Dentistry, and College of Pharmacy.
A ten week program providing students with hands-on experience in an active research laboratory under the direction of an established scientist. The research involves planning and performing experiments to answer questions of interest in contemporary biochemistry.
The program is designed to allow students to tailor their summer training to their own research interests, while providing a broad foundation in their area of concentration. This unique program provides research opportunities in the laboratories of faculty in the Free Radical and Radiation Biology Graduate Program.
The Interdisciplinary Summer Program offers research opportunities in the laboratories of faculty in genetics, immunology, molecular and cellular biology as well as neuroscience.
A six-week residential summer research program for undergraduates to conduct research in a university laboratory under the guidance of a faculty mentor.
An award-winning program designed to provide promising underrepresented undergraduate students with in-depth research experiences.
A ten-week program designed for undergraduate students studying microbiology or other biological sciences who are interested in a career in science.
The Summer Undergraduate MSTP Research Program offers an intensive experience for undergraduates interested in combined MD/PhD training for a career as a physician-scientist.
The FUTURE in Biomedicine Program develops research and learning partnerships with professors from Iowa colleges that do not offer doctoral programs. The program opens University of Iowa laboratories to Iowa college professors. Undergraduate students may be selected to accompany their faculty advisors.