2020-21 Program Dates


Please note dates are subject to change at the discretion of the PIs.


Application Timeline

January 15, 2021 Mentor Matching Application Due
January 29, 2021 Applications due for early decision
February 12, 2021 Early decision made and communicated for early deadline applicants
February 26, 2021 Regular application deadline
March 12, 2021 Decision made and communicated for regular deadline applicants


Program Timeline

February - May 2021 Complete required research training/turn in compliance documents
Mid June 2021 Program Orientation (3 days, dates TBD)
May - August 2021 Perform 8 weeks of full time summer research in mentor's lab; attend journal clubs
September - October 2021 Abstract submission and oral/poster presentation at CWRU SOM's Irwin H. LePow Medical Student Research Day


Future Opportunities

Date and Modality TBD: Cleveland IDEAS Symposium Option to attend and/or present poster at CDDRCC's biannual Cleveland IDEAS Symposium
April - May 2021 Option to present at Department of Medicine Research Day
2022/2023 May continue MSSRP research project for required research blocks; may choose to do elective research year (MSTP fellowship)