Summer Student Program

The Evergrande Center supports college students who complete studies in immunology at Harvard Medical School through the Summer Undergraduate Research Program. The Center’s capacity to support research at the undergraduate level is critical to ensuring that the best young minds pursue academic and professional careers focused on immunology.
 

2018 Summer Scholars: For more information or to apply, please visit the Harvard Medical School Undergraduate Immunology Summer Program.
 

2017 Summer Scholars

  • Ryan Fan from the Unversity of Pennsylvania is working in the lab of Dr. Kai Wucherpfennig at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.
  • Breanna Titchen from Gettsburg College is working in the lab of Dr. Arlene Sharpe at Harvard Medical School.
  • Kayleigh Ingersoll from Brigham Young University is working in the lab of Dr. Judy Lieberman at Boston Children's Hospital.
  • Makayla Portley from Swarthmore College is working in the lab of Dr. Isaac Chiu at Harvard Medical School.
     

2016 Summer Scholars

  • Rebecca Carlson from Michigan State University worked in the lab of Dr. Vijay Kuchroo at Brigham and Women's Hospital.
  • Pura Gutierrez-Mirabal from the University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez Campus worked in the lab of Dr. Howard Weiner at Brigham and Women's Hospital.
  • Talia Kirschbaum from Johns Hopkins University worked in the lab of Dr. Isaac Chiu at Harvard Medical School.
  • Rafid Rahman from the University of Illinois at Chicago worked in the lab of Dr. Arlene Sharpe at Harvard Medical School.
     

2015 Summer Scholars

  • Tyler Paras from Westmont College worked in the lab of Dr. Michael Brenner at Brigham and Women's Hospital.
  • Lydia Koroshetz from University of Notre Dame worked in the lab of Dr. Uli von Andrian at Harvard Medical School.
  • Melanie Chitwood from Hampshire College worked in the lab of Dr. Shiv Pillai at Massachusetts General Hospital.
  • Maeva Metz from Miami University worked in the lab of Dr. Wendy Garrett at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.
     

2014 Summer Scholars

  • Dominika Swieboda, an undergraduate student from the University of Miami, worked in the lab of Dr. Glenn Dranoff at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.
  • Luke Wesemann, an undergraduate at Utah State University, worked in the lab of Evergrande Center Director, Dr. Vijay Kuchroo.
  • Maria Zagorulya, an undergraduate at the University of Rochester, worked in the lab of Dr. Derrick Rossi at Boston Children’s Hospital.