Supported by the American Heart Association, the Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) in Cardiovascular Research at Nationwide Children’s Hospital provides undergraduates with the opportunity to perform clinical and basic science research within The Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital over the summer period. The goal is to expose students to active research and education programs within the areas of embryology, physiology, genetics, tissue engineering, gene therapy, clinical surgery and imaging related to the cardiovascular system, and strive to improve therapies and outcomes for pediatric heart diseases.
Application Deadline: March 31, 2016
Duration: 8-10 weeks; 40 hours per week
Number of Positions Available: 5
Stipend: Up to $4,000
The online application is available at ri-applications.secure-platform.com/a/page/surf_overview.
A comprehensive listing of all eligible SURF faculty mentors at Nationwide Children's is available on the right-hand side of this website.
For questions regarding the SURF program at Nationwide Children's, please contact Joy Lincoln, PhD, at Joy.Lincoln@NationwideChildrens.org.
Eligible Faculty Mentors