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2021 NIH Virtual Summer Internship 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 Internship Curriculum

 

 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         [SIP] Summer Orientation, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
[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 [SIP] Summer Orientation, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
        [SIP] Resilience Group Discussion I: Wellness Assessments, 3:00 -4:00 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 [SIP] Summer Orientation, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
        [SIP] Resilience Group Discussion II: Cognitive Distortions and Imposter Fears, 3:00 -4:00 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 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   [SIP] Summer Orientation, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
  [HS-SIP] Summer Orientation, 10:30 am - 2:30 pm     [SIP] Resilience Group Disussion III: Assertiveness, 3:00 -4:00 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 [HS-SIP] Check-in/Q&A, 3:00-4:00 pm
[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)
  [HS-SIP] Summer Orientation, 10:30 am - 2:30 pm   [HS-SIP] I. Applying to College, 2:00 -3:30 pm [SIP] Resilience Group Disussion IV: Feedback, 3:00 -4:00 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  [HS-SIP] Resilience Group Discussion I: Wellness Assessments, 3:00 -4:00 pm

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

[WEEK 7] 7/12 - 7/16 [HS-SIP] Check-in/Q&A, 2:00-3:00 pm   [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 [HS-SIP] Resilience Group Discussion II: Cognitive Distortions and Imposter Fears, 3:00 -4:00 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 Virtual Graduate & Professional School Fair Virtual Graduate & Professional School Fair  
        [ALL] Talking Science: Designing and Delivering Successful Oral Presentations, 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] III. Self-Advocacy and Assertiveness, 2:00 -3:30 pm [HS-SIP] IV. Professional Communication, 2:00 -3:30 pm [HS-SIP] Resilience Group Disussion III: Assertiveness, 3:00 -4:00 pm [ALL] In Their Own Words: The NIH Experiences and Career Paths of Prior and Current NIH Trainees
[WEEK 9] 7/26 - 7/30 [HS-SIP] Check-in/Q&A, 2:00-3:00 pm   [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 [HS-SIP] Resilinece Group Disussion IV: Feedback, 3:00 -4:00 pm [ALL] In Their Own Words: The NIH Experiences and Career Paths of Prior and Current NIH Trainees
[WEEK 10] 8/2 - 8/6   [ALL] Summer Research Presentation Week [ALL] Summer Research Presentation Week [ALL] Summer Research Presentation Week  

 2021 Summer Lecture Series


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