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.

2020 Summer Scholars: For more information or to apply, please visit the Harvard Medical School Undergraduate Immunology Summer Program.

2019 Summer Scholars

  • Xiaoyong (Yvonne) Cui, Williams College - Dr. Jun Huh at Harvard Medical School
  • Kathleen He, Colby College - Dr. Roni Nowarski at Brigham and Women's Hospital
  • Christine Kim, University of California, Berkeley - Dr. Isaac Chiu at Harvard Medical School
  • Charles Liu, Johns Hopkins University - Dr. Duane Wesemann at Brigham and Women's Hospital

2018 Summer Scholars

  • Yanting Luo, University of Notre Dame - Dr. Cathy Wu at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
  • Margaret Turner, Cornell College - Dr. Roni Nowarski at Brigham and Women's Hospital
  • Lin Yunkang, Boston University - Dr. Mikael Pittet at Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Kevin Zhangxu, Amherst College - Dr. Stephanie Dougan at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

2017 Summer Scholars

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

2016 Summer Scholars

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

2015 Summer Scholars

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

2014 Summer Scholars

  • Dominika Swieboda, University of Miami - Dr. Glenn Dranoff at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
  • Luke Wesemann, Utah State University - Dr. Vijay Kuchroo at Brigham and Women's Hospital
  • Maria Zagorulya, University of Rochester - Dr. Derrick Rossi at Boston Children’s Hospital