The University of Maryland (UM) School of Public Health proposes to develop and implement the UM Aging, Diversity, And Professional Training (ADAPT) program to provide traditionally under-represented undergraduate students with two years of ethics, research, and career development training to enhance their potential to apply for and complete graduate degrees in medical and scientific disciplines related to aging.

UM ADAPT Summer Training Activities

Faculty Mentoring

Research Laboratory Experience

A group of students involved in the UM ADAPT Program

Monday Research Updates

Wednesday Lunch with Visiting Guests

Friday Journal Club

Friday Research Ethics Training (First Years)

Friday Research and Professional Development Training (Seconds Years)

Oral and Poster Presentation Sessions

Additional Professional Development Activities

UM ADAPT Academic Year Activities

Research Laboratory Experience

Weekly Seminar

National Scientific Meeting Presentation