Project IMHOTEP: A Cooperative Summer Program in Public Health

Public Health Sciences Institute, Morehouse College; CDC; US Dept of Health and Health Services
Atlanta, GA.
Type Academic Enrichment, Clinical Research, Health Disparities


Project Imhotep is an eleven-week internship (May 22, 2017 – August 4, 2017) designed to increase the knowledge and skills of student trainees in biostatistics, epidemiology, and occupational safety and health. The program begins with two weeks of intense educational training. The purpose of this training is to equip interns with the academic coursework and information necessary to complete the program. During the following eight weeks, interns conduct public health research with experts at the CDC, NIMR, Academic Institutions, State Agencies, and various other public health agencies and community based organizations. Interns also receive a stipend, lodging, and travel to and from their site location and city of origin.


  • Current junior, senior, or recent graduate (within one year) of an undergraduate institution
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.7 or higher
  • U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident

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Public Health Science Institute, 830 Westview Drive, S.W.
Atlanta, GA 30314
Phone: 404-215-2733