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2022 NIH Summer Internship Calendar


 

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All events for summer 2022 will be virtual. Workshops will be available as recordings on the OITE YouTube Channel after they have been captioned. Alternatively, if the same workshop was presented earlier, you can watch that recording.

Also, make certain to check out the Intensive Summer Series and Summer Journal Clubs, all of which are open to Summer Interns.


 

2022 NIH Summer Internship Curriculum (All times are et)

 

NOTE: If you are unable to attend the Overview of Summer Student Laboratory and COVID-19 safety, you can click on the registration link for the May 18th session and watch the recording.

 MONDAY: [HS-SIP] Becoming a Resilient ScientistTUESDAY: [SIP] Becoming a Resilient Scientist; [HS-SIP] Career Development Series for High School Students and Recent Graduates WEDNESDAY:  Graduate & Professional School PreparationTHURSDAY: Career Development and Science Skills; [SIP] Resilience Group DiscussionFRIDAY: In Their Own Words (ITWO); Wellness
[WEEK 0] 5/23 - 5/27         [SIP] Summer Orientation, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
[WEEK 1] 5/30 - 6/3     [ALL] Overview of Summer Student Laboratory and COVID-19 Safety, 11:30 am-12:30 pm   [SIP] Summer Orientation, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
[WEEK 2] 6/6 - 6/10       [SIP] Career Planning for Scientists, 1:00 - 2:00 pm [SIP] Summer Orientation, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
    [SIP] I. An Introduction to Resilience and Wellness, 3:00 -5:00 pm   [SIP] Resilience Group Discussion I: Wellness Assessments, 3:00 -4:00 pm  
        [ALL] Science in the Institutes: Genomics and Health Disparities Interest Group Meeting; 3:00 pm  
[WEEK 3] 6/13 - 6/17 [HS-SIP] Summer Orientation, 10:00 am - 2:30 pm [SIP] II. Exploring Our Self-Talk: Cognitive Distortions and Imposter Fears, 3:00 -5:00 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] Summer Intensive Series: Health Disparities, Week 1, 3:30 - 5:30 pm [SIP] Resilience Group Discussion II: Cognitive Distortions and Imposter Fears, 3:00 -4:00 pm [ALL] ITOW, Frank Mbuntcha, BS; CCSEP, UGSP; 12:00 -1:00 pm
        [ALL] Science in the Institutes: NIEHS, Environmental Health Sciences Career Panel; 2:00-3:00 pm [ALL] Science in the Institutes: NCI Training Opportunities Panel; 1:00-2:30 pm
[WEEK 4] 6/20 - 6/24 FEDERAL HOLIDAY [HS-SIP] Summer Orientation, 10:00 am - 2:30 pm [SIP] Choosing and Applying to Medical School, 1:00 - 2:30 pm [ALL] Networking, Informational Interviews, and Using LinkedIn for Career Advancement, 1:00 -2:00 pm [ALL] Summer Lecture Series I, A Conversation with Dr. Larry Tabak, 2:00 -3:00 pm
    [SIP] III. Self-Advocacy and Assertiveness, 3:00 -5:00 pm [SIP] Summer Intensive Series: Health Disparities, Week 2, 3:30 - 5:30 pm [SIP] Resilience Group Discussion III: Assertiveness, 3:00 -4:00 pm [ALL] ITOW, Hannatu Tarfa, BS; NIH Academy Enrichment Program (NAEP) Postbac; 12:00 -1:00 pm
      [ALL] Science in the Institutes: NIDA, From Neuroscience to Addiction Medicine; 12:00-1:00 pm   [ALL] Friday Fun: Science Improv, 3:15-4:15 pm
          [ALL] Science in the Institutes: NCI Center for Cancer Research; 1:00-2:30 pm
[WEEK 5] 6/27 - 7/1   [SIP] IV. Feedback Resilience, 3:00 -5:00 pm [SIP] Choosing and Applying to Graduate School, 1:00 - 2:30 pm [ALL] Creating and Presenting Virtual Posters, 1:00 -2:00 pm [ALL] Ethics for Scientists, 10:00 am -12:00 pm
    [HS-SIP] I. Applying to College, 3:00 -4:30 pm [SIP] Summer Intensive Series: Health Disparities, Week 3, 3:30 - 5:30 pm [SIP] Resilience Group Discussion IV: Feedback, 3:00 -4:00 pm  
      [ALL] Science in the Institutes: NIDA, How Neuroimaging Helps Us Understand Substance Use Disorders; 12:00-1:00 pm    
[WEEK 6] 7/4 - 7/8 FEDERAL HOLIDAY [HS-SIP] I. An Introduction to Resilience and Wellness, 10:00 am -12:15 pm [SIP] Interviewing for Professional School, 1:00 - 2:30 pm [ALL] Talking Science: Designing and Delivering Successful Oral Presentations, 1:00 -2:00 pm [ALL] ITOW, Guillermo L. Raimundi Rodriguez, BS; Postbac; NAEP Postbac; 12:00 -1:00 pm
    [ALL] Summer Lecture Series II, 1:00 - 2:00 pm, A Conversaion with Dr. Janine Clayton [ALL] Science in the Institutes: NIDA, Modeling Methamphetamine Use Disorder in Rats; 12:00-1:00 pm   [ALL] Science in the Institutes: NCI Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics; 1:00-2:30 pm 
    [SIP] Summer Intensive Series: Clinical Trials PART 1, 2:00 - 5:00 pm [SIP] Summer Intensive Series: Health Disparities, Week 4, 3:30 - 5:30 pm   [ALL] Science in the Institutes; NIMH, Bridging the Gap between Neuronal Activity and Visual Perception; 2:00-3:00 pm 
[WEEK 7] 7/11 - 7/15 [HS-SIP] II. Exploring Our Self-Talk: Cognitive Distortions and Imposter Fears, 10:00 am -12:15 pm [SIP] Summer Intensive Series: Clinical Trials PART 2, 2:00 - 5:00 pm [SIP] Writing a Personal/Research Statement for Graduate Programs, 1:00 - 2:30 pm [ALL] Summer Lecture Series III, 11:00 - 11:45 am, A Conversation with Dr. Anthony Fauci [ALL] ITOW, Sarah Izabel, BS; UGSP; 12:00 -1:00 pm
    [HS-SIP] II. Leadership: Self-Awareness and Relationship with Others, 3:00 -4:30 pm [SIP] Summer Intensive Series: Health Disparities, Week 5, 3:30 - 5:30 pm [ALL] CVs, Resumes, and Cover Letters: Essential Job Search Documents, 1:00 - 2:00 pm [ALL] Friday Fun: Virtual Vision Boards, 2:00-3:00 pm 
    [ALL] Science in the Institutes; NIMH, Investigating the Mechanisms of Mood and Anxiety Disorders; 3:00-4:00 pm  [ALL] Science in the Institutes: NIDA, Drug Design for Substance Use Disorders; 12:00-1:00 pm    
[WEEK 8] 7/18 - 7/22 [HS-SIP] III. Self-Advocacy and Assertiveness, 10:00 am -12:15 pm [HS-SIP] III. Career Exploration, 3:00 -4:30 pm [SIP] Summer Intensive Series: Health Disparity Week 6, 3:30 - 5:30 pm   [ALL] ITOW, Yi Liu, MS, CGC; CCSEP, Postbac; 12:00 -1:00 pm
  NIH 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] Science in the Institutes: NIDCD Combining Clinical Care for Hearing Loss and Research; 12:50-1:50 pm
      [ALL] Science in the Institutes: NIDA, Hypothalamic Cell Types and Circuits That Drive Survival Behaviors; 12:00-1:00 pm     
[WEEK 9] 7/25 - 7/29 [HS-SIP] IV. Feedback Resilience, 10:00 am -12:15 pm [HS-SIP] IV. Effective Scientific Communication in Research Environments, 3:00 -4:30 pm [ALL] Science in the Institutes: NIDA, Animal Models of Drug Addiction, 12:00-1:00 pm [SIP] Job Search Strategies, 1:00 -2:00 pm [ALL] ITOW, Hank Cheng, BS; UGSP; 12:00 -1:00 pm
  [ALL] Science in the Institutes; NIMH, The Influence of the Sun on Your Life, 2:00-3:00 pm    Poster Practice Session, 2:00 -4:00 pm Poster Practice Session, 2:00 -4:00 pm Poster Practice Session, 2:00 -4:00 pm
        [ALL] Science in the Institutes: NLM, Connecting people with information by studying the creation, dissemination and use of health information 10:30-11:30 am  
        [ALL] Science in the Institutes: NLM, NLM Trainee’s Retreat 2:00 -5:00 pm  
[WEEK 10] 8/1 - 8/5 Poster Practice Session, 2:00 -4:00 pm [HS-SIP] V. Success in College, 3:00 -4:30 pm Summer Research Presentation Week (8/3 - 8/4)  


2022 Summer Lecture Series

 

Lecture I: June 24, 2022
Title TBD
Lawrence A. Tabak, DDS/PhD
Acting Director, National Institutes of Health
2:00-3:00 pm (ET)

July 5, 2022
Title TBD
Janine Clayton, MD
Associate Director for Research on Women’s Health, NIH
Director, NIH Office of Research on Women’s Health
1:00-2:00 pm (ET)

July 14, 2022
Title TBD
Anthony S. Fauci, MD
Director, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NIH
Chief Medical Advisor to the President of the United States
11:00-11:45 am (ET)