Summer Scientist Education Series

Exploring the Scientific Method and Careers in Medical Research


Expose young people (high school and undergraduate students) to the scientific method and careers in medical research.


  1. Discuss themes in scientific inquiry and ethics
  2. Explore careers in medical research
  3. Identify career options and steps to achieve career goals
  4. Create an opportunity for collegiality and social interaction among aspiring young scientists.

How to Participate

In Person

Summer 2019 classes will be held every Thursday afternoon from 4-5 p.m. beginning June 13 and ending July 18. (There will be no class on July 4.) There is no charge to attend, but registration is required. Registration for 2019 classes will be available this spring. Keep checking the link below for the class registration and brochure.

Click here to register for Summer Scientist Education Series classes.

For questions, please email Community Education or call (614) 355-0589.

On Demand

If you are unable to attend in person, all sessions will be posted to our On Demand Library. 

Click here to view Summer Scientist Education Series on demand videos.


Nationwide Children’s Hospital Research Institute
Research II, Discovery Auditorium
700 Children’s Dr. Columbus, OH

2019 Topics Include:

  • Innovation in Pediatric Practice
  • Introduction to Biomedical Research
  • Genomics
  • Cutting Edge Therapeutics
  • Pathways Into Science
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