Research and Clinical Opportunities

Mount Sinai School of Medicine - Environmental Health Sciences Summer Training Program for First Year Medical Students

Description:

The student works on a research project under the supervision of experienced faculty in occupational and environmental medicine, epidemiology, or toxicology. Emphasis is on learning methods of research and understanding the context of the research. In the past, students have worked on projects including environmental determinants of breast cancer, Parkinson's disease, hypertension, onset of puberty; occupational lung disease, health effects from World Trade Center exposures, lead and mercury toxicity. Emphasis is on learning methods of research and understanding the context of the research. This program is funded by the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences.

Website:

http://www.mssm.edu/departments-and-institutes/preventive-medicine/programs-and-services/environmental-and-occupational-health-summer-program