PRE-COLLEGE

Choose from:

A. Career development training workshop sessions

  • 1.5 hr –  3 hr sessions available
  • 5 – 40 students

Handouts and materials related to session selected provided to students.


Topics choices include:

Being a scientist: Yes, it is a real job!

Dr. Garnett-Benson’s career path (How did I get here?)

How do I know if I would make a good scientist?

Life in the lab – What is it really like?

Different types of jobs in research (academia, industry and government).

Planning for college research experiences.

Planning for a career in research.

Minority Women: Changing the culture of biomedical research (Rethinking your image of a scientist).


B.
“In the lab” seminar

  • Dr. Garnett-Benson’s ongoing scientific research and experimental techniques used
  • 1-1.5 hr
  • 5 – 100 students


Topics choices include:

Research in Cancer Immunotherapy (What is that and how does it work?)

Research in Viral Infections (Could a virus cause cancer?)

Exploration of various types of experiments used in the lab.

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