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Georgetown Med ARCHES summer pipeline program--APPLY NOW by Feb 4! (Free Housing and $4k Stipend incl.)

Georgetown University School of Medicine invites rising juniors (current sophomores) and rising seniors (current juniors) to apply to be part of our third cohort of fellows for the 2019 Dean of Medical Education's Academy for Research, Clinical, and Health Equity Scholarship (ARCHESprogram at Georgetown School of Medicine.

Spend your summer shadowing physicians, engaging in independent research, and learning our health equity in the Washington DC area. We encourage your students to APPLY NOW!

Our deadline is Monday, February 4, 2019 at 5 PM EST and we are hosting upcoming outreach webinars. Click here to sign up for a webinar.

Leah Cannon presented her research, "What predicts communication between deployed parents and their children?" Her faculty mentors were Dr. Carol Sigelman and Dr. Sarah Friedman

Julia Mancini presented a project on the displacement of children that she completed while on study abroad in Cochabamba, Bolivia

Psychology Expo and Reception - Friday, October 26th from 2-3:30pm

Join us in the Psychology Department (2125 G St., NW) for a showcase of our latest research! Faculty and their labs will be on hand to do demonstrations and share some of their work.  Undergraduate and graduate poster presentations, alumni meet-and-greet, student advising about the psychology major and career options in psychology, and more! Light refreshments will be served.

Immediately afterwards, join us at the Marvin Center (800 21st Street, NW) for an interesting talk by cognitive neuroscience professor, Dr. Sarah Shomstein:

"When Your Eyes Fail You: Mechanisms of Selective Attention" with Professor Shomstein - Friday, October 26th from 4-4:50pm

Marvin Center, Room 307
Professor Shomstein will talk about the limitations of the human perceptual system and the cognitive and neural mechanisms that are in place in the brain to deal with these failures. Professor Shomstein will argue that our perception is a direct by-product of brain’s architecture, and will demonstrate evidence showing that attentional selection is a mechanism that the brain uses to organize the incoming perceptual input.

We look forward to seeing you there!