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Summer Undergrad Pharmacology Research

Summer Research Opportunities

Summer Undergraduate Pharmacology Experience in Research (SUPER)                                                                                                                                                                                         

The SUPER Program is funded by the ASPET/SURF, LSU Health Sciences Foundation and the Department of Pharmacology, Toxicology and Neuroscience.  The Department of Pharmacology, Toxicology and Neuroscience offers an eight- week summer research program for domestic undergraduate students who are interested in pursuing a career in pharmacology. Students participate in laboratory research experiments and attend weekly lectures on topics that will help prepare them for success in research-intensive doctoral programs.

To Apply:
Students must submit an application, unofficial college transcript, and a brief statement of why you would like to participate in this internship program. Students must also ensure that one letter of recommendation is submitted. All letters of recommendation must be either emailed or mailed directly from the author. An applicant must be a United States citizen or Permanent Resident.

Please email all application materials to the following.
Before February 4, 2019: Ty Martinez at
After February 4, 2019: Dr. Christopher Schmoutz at
Application Deadline for SUPER/SURF Summer 2019: March 22, 2019
The SUPER application for the summer of 2019 is now available.
LSU Health Shreveport Medical Students
Office of Academic Affairs Faculty-Sponsored Student Projects. For more information contact Academic Affairs at   

Faculty Sponsored Summer Research 

Contact individual Principle Investigator to determine availability.
Louisiana Biomedical Research Foundation (LBRN)

For more information please visit the  LBRN website.

Irene and Eric Simon Brain Research Foundation 

For more information please visit the  IES Brain Research website.

Zannoni Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Awards (SURF)

For more information please visit the  SURF website.

Multicultural AffairsIn addition to our departmental undergraduate program, high school and undergraduate students also have the opportunity to explore research through various programs offered at LSUHSC-S. Please contact the  Office of Multicultural Affairs for more information on these programs.

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