UM STAR: Summer Training and Research Program

The University of Maryland School of Public Health Summer Training and Research (UM STAR) program is designed to provide traditionally under-represented and disadvantaged undergraduate students with two consecutive summers of a 10-week research training and career development program to enhance their potential to apply for and complete graduate degrees in biomedical and behavioral science relevant to preventing and treating cardiovascular disease.

UM ADAPT: Aging, Diversity and Professional Training Program

The University of Maryland School of Public Health Aging Diversity and Professional Development (UM ADAPT) program provides underrepresented and disadvantaged University of Maryland College Park undergraduate students with two years of research, ethics, and career development training. The overall aim is to increase diversity in the pool of individuals who choose careers in biomedical/behavioral research related to aging.