The 2017 Minority Science Programs (MSP) Annual Research Symposium will be on September 25-26, 2017 from 9:30AM to 3:30 PM in 1114 Natural Sciences I. Presenters are MSP incoming graduate students and undergraduates that conducted research at UC Irvine, King’s College London UK, Stanford University, University of California, San Francisco, Dartmouth University, and University of Colorado. These MSP students are participating in one of the following MSP research training grants funded by NIH:
-Initiative for Maximizing Student Development (MBRS-IMSD)
-Maximizing Access to Research Careers (MARC)
-Minority Health and Health Disparities International Research Training (MHIRT)
-Bridges to the Baccalaureate Program (Bridges)
The objective of the MSP programs is to increase the number and academic excellence of underrepresented students pursuing PhD degrees, competitive postdoctoral positions and research careers in biomedical sciences.