2014 SRF Summer Scholar Video Profiles

During the summer of 2014, the SRF Summer Scholars Program hosted undergraduate research at the Buck Institute for Research on Aging, the Harvard Stem Cell Institute, the SRF Research Center, University College London, the University of Oxford, and the Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine. The following videos will give you a chance to learn more about the summer scholars and the research they pursued over the course of the summer.

SENS Research Foundation Summer Scholars Program

The SENS Research Foundation Summer Scholars Program offers undergraduate students the opportunity to conduct biomedical research to combat diseases of aging, such as cancer and Alzheimer’s Disease. Under the guidance of a scientific mentor, each Summer Scholar conducts his or her own research project in such areas as tissue engineering, genetic engineering, and science policy.

2014 Buck Institute Summer Scholars

Sebastian Aguiar, Joi McLaughlin, Haben Tesfamariam, and Megan Harper all interned at the Buck Institute for Research on Aging as part of the 2014 SRF Summer Scholars Program. This video provides some insight into their experiences during the program.

2014 HSCI, Oxford, and UCL Summer Scholars

Over the summer of 2014, SENS Research Foundation partnered with the Centre for the Advancement of Sustainable Medical Innovation (CASMI), an organization focused on developing new models for medical innovation, to sponsor research by four students: Rebecca Jones, James Smith, Rahul Rekhi, and Sheri Zada.

2014 SRF Research Center Summer Scholars

Meet Christine Wu, Summer Wang, and Karina Liker and learn about their experiences in the 2014 SRF Summer Scholars Program. All three of them interned at the SRF Research Center.

2014 WFIRM Summer Scholars

SENS Research Foundation sponsored four students to participate in the 2014 Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine (WFIRM) Summer Scholars Program. In this video, Ethan Bassin, Abigail Hawkins, Shruti Singh, and Sophia Szymkowiak remark on their experiences at WFIRM and thoughts on the SRF-WFIRM Summer Scholars Program. Here is a brief preview of "how they spent their summer vacation."

2014 WFIRM Undergraduate Research Scholars

During the 2014 spring semester, SENS Research Foundation sponsored Wake Forest University undergraduates Julie Marco and Connor Crowley to conduct research at the Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine.