July - August
The Bio-statistics (BIOSTATS) Enrichment Project is an opportunity for students interested in medicine and healthcare fields to learn how to analyze data from large population studies. The program connects selected applicants with Rhodes Scholars to develop a greater understanding of bioinformatics as it applies to healthcare and related fields. The asynchronous video conferences for the program will run from July-August. Please note that spaces are limited to about 20 students.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
How will the course be conducted?
The course will take place online, through live video conferencing.
What have past students been able to achieve through participation in this project?
A number of students that previously participated in this project have had the opportunity to publish in a scientific journal in collaboration with a supporting doctor. Other students have gone on to secure summer research positions, employment with research groups as well as funding for graduate study in epidemiology.