Summer Research Institute

Creighton University
Omaha, NE.
Type Basic Science Research


The HS-MACA/CPHHE Summer Research Institute at Creighton University introduces high school students and college students to research and prepares them for careers in the health sciences through biomedical research and community-based research. Students are paired with either an university faculty member who involves the student in an ongoing research project or with a community organization where the student will design and conduct community-based participatory research along with the site manager. The program concludes with a colloquium (oral and poster presentations) of their experiments. The purpose of the HS-MACA/CPHHE Summer Research Institute is to promote diversity in research and to build knowledge on research regarding various health disparities.


Under-represented minorities and disadvantaged college student interested in biomedical research.

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Creighton University
Center for Promoting Health and Health Equality
2500 California Plaza
Hixson-Lied Science Bldg, G-13
Omaha, NE 68178