CURE Internship

CURE Internship

The Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota (MCC) is conducting a multigenerational study called 10K Families Program to help us understand how genetics and shared habits contribute to health and disease in families. Learn more about the study here.

Internship Details:

Be a part of a multidisciplinary team in a very collaborative atmosphere working with other trainees, faculty, staff and members of the general public.

  • Support the goal to enroll 10,000 Minnesota families with young children, their parents, siblings, and grandparents

  • Recruit families to join study

  • Help create health fair assessments, study recruitment, focus groups, outreach strategies

Eligibility Criteria:
  • Reside in and/or attend school in Minnesota and be able to travel to the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis

  • Provide a record of academic achievement including completion of science and social studies coursework.

  • Make a commitment to participate in the 10K Families Program through its duration

  • Be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States or its possessions (per NIH guidelines)

  • Be a member of an under-represented population in biomedical research. 

Application deadline is 12:00pm on Friday, August 31, 2018. Application and associated documents must be complete. No late entries can be considered.

Apply today.

Submit letters of recommendation here.