2018 SUMR Research Symposium

2018 SUMR Research Symposium

LDI Summer Undergraduate Minority Research Scholar Program

The three-month 2018 LDI Summer Undergraduate Minority Research Scholar Program will end with a three-day SUMR Symposium on August 15, 16 and 17 in LDI's auditorium.

The event spotlights each of the students as well as their faculty mentors as each young scholar gives a presentation about his or her mentor-directed research work. The sessions, which offer food and refreshments each day, are open to all.

Wednesday, Aug. 15th's session runs from 8:15 a.m. to 5:15 p.m.; Thursday's from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.; and Fridays's from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The symposium closes the 19th annual SUMR program that brought twenty-three students from schools including Swarthmore, Spelman, Georgetown, Morgan State, Oakwood, Penn and Cornell to the Penn campus for an immersive experience in health services research. 

Click here to view the 2018 SUMR Symposium Program.