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Colorado Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute

University of Colorado Denver
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Summer Undergraduate Multicultural Mentoring in Translational Science (SUMMiT)


Summit EventProgram brings together a group of diverse students for the purpose of creating a community of leadership and learning. SUMMiT is a collaborative series designed to quantitatively and qualitatively enhance summer undergraduate research programs by focusing on the unique needs of traditionally underrepresented students in science and research fields. Selected trainees will participate in targeted career development sessions held throughout the summer. In addition, the CCTSI will provide stipend support for qualifying candidates in many of the programs listed below to encourage and increase diversity across clinical translational disciplines.

Scholar Programs

"Career Development Lunch" Series

  
  
  
Location
Description
Networking and Professionalism6/16/201711:30am - 1:00pm
Academic Office 1 Boardroom, Anschutz Medical Campus
Presentation will be interactive, focusing on the importance of both areas in relation to the scientific academic field. Participants will have the opportunity to interact with one another and start building community among the SUMMiT cohort.
From Student to Researcher6/30/201711:30am - 1:00pm
Academic Office 1 Boardroom, Anschutz Medical Campus
Presentation will be interactive, round table discussion format, focusing on various stages of the academic scientific path, as well as some professional opportunities in private/public sector. Participants will have the opportunity to interact with professionals at various stages and roles within academia and private/public sector positions.  
Applying to Graduate School: Do's and Don'ts7/14/201711:30am - 1:00pm
Academic Office 1 Boardroom, Anschutz Medical Campus
Presentation will focus on applying to graduate school, what to consider through the process, do’s and don’ts, etc.

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