Harvard Medical School
Department of Cell Biology
240 Longwood Avenue
Boston, MA 02115

P: (617) 432-2697
F: (617) 432-1144

Director: David Van Vactor

Contact: Kerry Mojica
P: (617) 432-2697
F: (617) 432-1144

Basic Science Partnership

Year Program Started: 1996

Academic Level Targeted: grades K-5, grades 6-8, grades 9-12

Racial/Ethnic Focus: any racial/ethnic group

Type of Program: education, mentoring, classroom activities

Program Attributes: non-credit, supplies provided

Program Acceptance Requirements: class year (grades 5-12)

Primary Science Discipline(s) Targeted: biology, bio (cellular), bio (molecular), genetics

Additional Comments: Basic Science Partnership (BSP) is a program at Harvard Medical School dedicated to the enhancement of science education for students at the middle and high school levels. Through a variety of partnerships, we encourage students to explore the biological world and the enterprise of biomedical research.