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2021 NIH Virtual Summer Enrichment Curriculum Schedule

If you miss a workshop, you can watch the recording later using the original registration/viewing link. All workshops will be available as recordings on the OITE YouTube Channel after they have been captioned.

2021 Virtual NIH Summer Enrichment Curriculum


NOTE: Events designed for high school students are identified by [HS-SIP]; events for students in college and beyond are labeled [SIP].

 

 MONDAY:TUESDAY: Becoming a Resilient ScientistWEDNESDAY: [HS-SIP] Career Development Series for High School Students and Recent Graduates | [SIP] Graduate & Professional School PreparationTHURSDAY: Career Development and Science Skills & Resilience Group DiscussionFRIDAY: IC Presentations
[WEEK 1] 6/1 - 6/4          
[WEEK 2] 6/7 - 6/11   [SIP] I. An Introduction to Resilience and Wellness, 2:00 -3:30 pm   [SIP] Career Planning for Scientists, 1:00 - 2:00 pm

[ALL] NIH Science at Home, 1:00 -2:00 pm and 2:00 - 3:00 pm (with an option to extend till 4:00 pm)

[WEEK 3] 6/14 - 6/18   [SIP] II. Exploring Our Self-Talk: Cognitive Distortions and Imposter Fears, 2:00 -3:30 pm [SIP] What Can You Do in College to Enhance Your Chances of Getting into Medical or Graduate School, 1:00 - 2:30 pm [SIP] Essential Leadership Skills for Future Scientists and Health Care Professionals, 1:00 - 2:00 pm [ALL] NIH Science at Home, 1:00 -2:00 pm and 2:00 - 3:00 pm (with an option to extend till 4:00 pm)
    [ALL] Summer Lecture1: Anna Maria Nápoles, PhD, MPH, Scientific Director, NIMHD, 11:00 am-12:00 pm    

[ALL] In Their Own Words: The NIH Experiences and Career Paths of Prior and Current NIH Trainees

[WEEK 4] 6/21 - 6/25   [SIP] III. Self-Advocacy and Assertiveness, 2:00 -3:30 pm [SIP] Choosing and Applying to Medical School, 1:00 - 2:30 pm [ALL] Networking, Informational Interview, and Using LinkedIn for Career Advancement, 1:00 -2:00 pm   [ALL] NIH Science at Home, 1:00 -2:00 pm and 2:00 - 3:00 pm (with an option to extend till 4:00 pm)
         

[ALL] In Their Own Words: The NIH Experiences and Career Paths of Prior and Current NIH Trainees

[WEEK 5] 6/28 - 7/2   [SIP] IV. Feedback Resilience, 2:00 -3:30 pm [SIP] Choosing and Applying to Graduate School, 1:00 - 2:30 pm [ALL] Ethics for Scientists, 1:00 pm -3:00 pm [ALL] NIH Science at Home, 1:00 -2:00 pm and 2:00 - 3:00 pm (with an option to extend till 4:00 pm)
   

[ALL] Summer Lecture 2: Francis Collins, MD/PhD, Director, NIH, 1:00-2:00 pm

[HS-SIP] I. Applying to College, 2:00 -3:30 pm  
[WEEK 6] 7/5 - 7/9     [SIP] Managing Up to Maximize Mentoring Relationships, 1:00 -2:30 pm [ALL] Creating and Presenting Virtual Posters, 1:00 -2:00 pm [ALL] NIH Science at Home, 1:00 -2:00 pm and 2:00 - 3:00 pm (with an option to extend till 4:00 pm)
    [HS-SIP] I. An Introduction to Resilience and Wellness, 2:00 -3:30 pm [HS-SIP] II. Leadership: Self-Awareness and Relationship with Others,  2:00 -3:30 pm  

[ALL] In Their Own Words: The NIH Experiences and Career Paths of Prior and Current NIH Trainees

[WEEK 7] 7/12 - 7/16     [SIP] Writing a Personal/Research Statement for Graduate Program, 1:00 - 2:30 pm [ALL] CVs, Resumes, and Cover Letters: Essential Job Search Documents, 1:00 - 2:00 pm [ALL] NIH Science at Home, 1:00 -2:00 pm and 2:00 - 3:00 pm (with an option to extend till 4:00 pm)
    [HS-SIP] II. Exploring Our Self-Talk: Cognitive Distortions and Imposter Fears, 2:00 -3:30 pm  [HS-SIP] III. Career Exploration, 2:00 -3:30 pm   

[ALL] In Their Own Words: The NIH Experiences and Career Paths of Prior and Current NIH Trainees

[WEEK 8] 7/19 - 7/23 Virtual Graduate & Professional School Fair:  Live Sessions Virtual Graduate & Professional School Fair: Online Information Sessions Virtual Graduate & Professional School Fair: Online Information Sessions Virtual Graduate & Professional School Fair: Online Information Sessions [ALL] NIH Science at Home, 1:00 -2:00 pm and 2:00 - 3:00 pm (with an option to extend till 4:00 pm) 
    [HS-SIP] III. Self-Advocacy and Assertiveness, 2:00 -3:30 pm [HS-SIP] IV. Professional Communication, 2:00 -3:30 pm [ALL] Talking Science: Designing and Delivering Successful Oral Presentations, 1:00 -2:00 pm

[ALL] In Their Own Words: The NIH Experiences and Career Paths of Prior and Current NIH Trainees

[WEEK 9] 7/26 - 7/30     [SIP] Interviewing for Professional School, 1:00 - 2:30 pm [SIP] Job Search Strategies, 1:00 -2:00 pm [ALL] NIH Science at Home, 1:00 -2:00 pm and 2:00 - 3:00 pm (with an option to extend till 4:00 pm) 
    [HS-SIP] IV. Feedback Resilience, 2:00 -3:30 pm [HS-SIP] V.  Success in College, 2:00 -3:30 pm  

[ALL] In Their Own Words: The NIH Experiences and Career Paths of Prior and Current NIH Trainees

 2021 Summer Lecture Series


Presentations by some of the NIH's best known leaders and investigators designed for summer interns. Details coming soon ...