Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard
75 Ames St
Cambridge, MA 02142

P: (617) 714-7012

Director: Gisselle Velez-Ruiz
PhD

Contact: Gisselle Velez-Ruiz
PhD
P: (617) 714-7012

Broad Cancer Genomic Scholars-Postbac

Year Program Started: 2016

Application Deadline: 01/04/2017

Program Timeframe: 2 years

Academic Level Targeted: college

Racial/Ethnic Focus: any racial/ethnic group

Type of Program: education, research, career/academic planning

Program Attributes: salary provided, mentors/advisors provided

Primary Science Discipline(s) Targeted: bio (cellular), bio (molecular), chemistry, engineering (biomed), genetics, science (biomed), science (computer, mathematical), science (health), statistics/biometrics/biostatistics

Additional Comments: Innovative, two-year program run jointly by the Broad Diversity, Education and Outreach initiative and the Cancer Program, BCGS offers participants a comprehensive, structured and immersive experience that includes groundbreaking research and academic and career guidance. The program is designed to diversify the biomedical research field and support the participants development of knowledge, expertise and skills both inside and outside the lab.