Student Information
Student Application Deadline:
COB: Friday, May 15, 2020

Note: Applications submitted for review does not require signatures from Dr. Hill and mentors. Signatures are required when accepted to participated in the program.

Program Start date: Monday, June 1, 2020

Due to the current health crisis, lab research on campus has been restricted. Students accepted to the SSRP are required to conduct research activies remotely.

2020 Application and Program Guidelines
2020 SSRP Student Application

 

REVISED APPLICATION PROCESS AS FOLLOWS:

 

EVALUATION CRITERIA:

This is a competitive program with a limited number of stipend funded projects. Students are required to complete an application, attach a copy current CV and include a brief statement indicating any prior research experience and state how it relates to the current project.  Completed applications should be submitted to Ms. Giovanna Comer, Research Office, MSB, F607, Newark.  The documents will be forwarded to the Faculty Mentor for review. If the student has met the qualifications for the project he/she will be contacted by the Faculty Mentor to schedule an interview. This process could take 2-3 weeks for completion. Students are encourage to call or email Faculty Mentor if they have any questions relating to current projects.

NOTE:   Stipend support is available for a limited number of research projects. Stipend support is also reserved for 1st, and 2nd year medical students.. Undergraduate students in the combined BS/MD program may participate as a volunteer or thru work-study while fulfilling their credit requirements.

PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS:

  • All students participating are required to take Laboratory/Biological/BBP Safety Training.  Dr. Jessica McCormick, Senior Biosafety Office at the Office of Rutgers Environmental Health & Safety will advise on training requirements Rutgers Environmental Health & Safety Office
  • All students are required to submit an abstract summarizing their research and present their abstract/poster during the SSRP Poster Symposium.  

  • Students must be in good academic standing to participate. 
  • Projects are to be carried out during an eight-week period in which the students must not have any other academic activities. Students cannot participate in this program while performing another full-time program sponsored by the New Jersey Medical School.

 

NJMS RESEARCH-SSRP STIPEND FUNDED PROJECTS

 

 
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DEPARTMENT
PROJECT TITLE
PROJECT TYPE
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Sophie Astrof, PhD Cell Biology Genetic and molecular mechanisms of congenital heart disease Lab
2

 

Ping-Hsin Chen, PhD Family Medicine A domestic violence intervention program for women and children Clinical
3

X

Alice Chu, MD Orthopaedics Therapeutic and diagnostic modalities for children with neuromuscular upper extremity dysfunction Clinical
4

X

Nina Glass, MD, FACS Surgery Clinical Research in Acute Care Surgery Clinical
5

 

 

Robert Jyung, MD ENT-Otolaryngology Head/Neck Surgery Image analysis of epithelial migration of the tympanic membrane and ear canal Lab
6

 

Robert Ledeen, PhD Neurosciences Study of Gangliosides Lab
7

 

Kang Li, PhD Orthopaedics Therapeutic and diagnostic modalities for children with neuromuscular upper extremity dysfunction Clinical
8

 

James Liu, MD Neurological Surgery Surgical outcomes after endoscopic endonasal skull base surgery in the pediatric population Clinical
9

 

James Liu, MD Neurological Surgery Microscopic vs. endoscopic resection of tuberculum sellae meningiomas Clinical
10

 

James Liu, MD Neurological Surgery Outcomes after microsurgical resection of sphenoid wing meningiomas Clinical
11

 

Sheldon Lin, MD Orthopaedic Effect of Bone Marrow Lab
12

 

 

Aziz Merchant, MD Surgery Surgical Outcomes Analysis Using Large Administrative Datasets Clinical
13

 

J. Patrick O'Connor, PhD Orthopaedics Methods for treating and promoting bone regeneration Lab
14   Stanley Weiss, MD Medicine Long Term Cohort Studies of Drug Users and Related Groups Clinical/Lab/Behavioral
15   Daniel Rosenblum, PhD Medicine Study of Drug Users Currently Enrolled in NJ Methadone Treatment Programs Clinical/Lab/Behaviora
16

 

Chaoyang Xue, PhD Microbiology Mechanism of candin drug resistance in yeast pathogen cryptococcus neoformans Lab
17

 

Walther Zahorodny, PhD Pediatrics Optimizing Autism Spectrum Disorder Identification Through the Use of Atlas.ti Clinical

 

 

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