Hoag Levins

LDI's 14th Annual SUMR Program Gets Underway

Mar. 29, 2013
Eighteen undergraduates from ten different universities have been selected and signed up for the Leonard Davis Institute's 14th annual Summer Undergraduate Minority Research Program (SUMR). Photo: Hoag Levins At the end of the program, SUMR students give formal presentations of their research. Here, 2011 SUMR scholar Elorm Avakame of Rutgers details his analysis of faculty diversity in U.S. medical schools. Sponsored by LDI and The Wharton School's Health Care Management Department, the three-month curriculum runs from the last week of May into August, bringing students from schools including...