Increasing Hispanic Doctoral Students in Neurosciences

50 %
50 %
Information about Increasing Hispanic Doctoral Students in Neurosciences
Health & Medicine

Published on July 30, 2009

Author: MSUnatsci

Source: slideshare.net

Description

A federal grant will help Michigan State University increase the number of Hispanic doctoral students trained in the neurosciences. The grant — from the National Institute of Neurological Diseases and Stroke, a division of the National Institutes of Health — serves as an extension of an MSU partnership with the University of Puerto Rico-Cayey.

Increasing Hispanic Doctoral Students in Neurosciences

Extending our community of scientists is key to new discoveries, expanded learning and solving the world’s most challenging problems

Building off a 12-year partnership between MSU, NIH and the University of Puerto Rico – Cayey…

Undergraduate students from Puerto Rico spend 2 summers at MSU

They build strong relationships andgain valuable research experience

They are paired with faculty mentors and participate in research projects.

They return for graduate studies – working toward a PhD in Neuroscience

At all levels, they are funded as part of $1.5M grant from NIH

Talented students+Continued immersion in research+Strong faculty mentors=

A successful pipeline for neuroscience scholars

Contact: Bill Atchisonatchiso1@msu.edu For more information: http://news.msu.edu Photos by MSU University Relations, Greg Kohuth, Mike Steger, NASA Visible Earth and istockphoto.com

Add a comment

Related presentations

Related pages

Increasing Minorities in Doctoral Degree Programs Meeting

... for Neuroscience doctoral ... Hispanic-American students receiving doctoral ... Increasing awareness on the part of students about ...
Read more

$1.5 million grant to help MSU educate more Hispanics in ...

... number of Hispanic doctoral students ... MSU educate more Hispanics in neurosciences. ... increase the number of Hispanic doctoral ...
Read more

$1.5 million grant to help MSU educate more Hispanics in ...

... number of Hispanic doctoral students ... increase the number of Hispanic doctoral ... MSU educate more Hispanics in neurosciences.
Read more

Neurosciences | LinkedIn

Applications are invited for Neuroscience Masters and Doctoral students for 3 projects in Clinical ... Increasing Hispanic Doctoral Students in ...
Read more

MSU receives $1.5 million grant to help educate more ...

... of Hispanic doctoral students ... educate more Hispanics in neurosciences ... increase the number of Hispanic doctoral ...
Read more

Neurobiology Scholarships for College Students

Neurobiology and neuroscience are closely ... and doctoral programs, and neurobiology graduates ... suitable for neurobiology students:
Read more

Report from the Strategic Planning Advisory Panel on ...

NINDS Advisory Panel for Workforce Diversity. ... to increase diversity among neuroscience researchers must ... doctoral students in neuroscience.
Read more

MSU works to increase Hispanic neuroscientists - HispanicPro

MSU works to increase Hispanic ... of Puerto Rico-Cayey to increase the number of Hispanic doctoral ... students from the University ...
Read more

MSU on Hispanic neuroscientists - Lansing, Jackson ...

MSU works to increase Hispanic neuroscientists ... of Puerto Rico-Cayey to increase the number of Hispanic doctoral students in neuroscience. ...
Read more