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Short Term Educational Program (STEP) towards Digestive & Metabolic Physiology

Location: University of Michigan
Agency: University of Michigan
Due Date: February 1, 2019
Stipend: 4,200.00
Description: Short Term Educational Program (STEP) towards Digestive and Metabolic Physiology is specifically targeted to students from mathematics, physics engineering, computational sciences and other quantitative backgrounds to encourage them to apply their expertise to research relevant to digestive and metabolic physiology and associated diseases. Each student is matched, based on their interests, to a laboratory that is led by a faculty mentor of the Department of Molecular & Integrative Physiology and other departments at the University of Michigan Medical School. This collection of laboratories is involved in nationally recognized research, in topics such as obesity and diabetes, endocrine and metabolic diseases, kidney and urologic diseases, nutrition and weight control.


Contact Information
Contact: Heather MacFarland
Email: hmacfarl@umich.edu
Web Site: https://medicine.umich.edu/dept/molecular-integrative-physiology/education/undergraduate-opportunities/short-term-educational-program-step-towards-digestive-metabolic-physiology


Keywords
Computational Biology, Engineering, Mathematical Sciences, Physics