A big welcome to our NICHD Summer Interns! We hope that you’re getting settled and finding everything you need for a successful internship experience. The NICHD Office of Education is an important resource for you as you navigate through this exciting time. Please do reach out if you need anything (NICHDSUMMER@mail.nih.gov).

We also encourage you to attend all of the valuable opportunities provided by the Office of Intramural Training and Education. A full list of planned activities can be found on the Summer Intern News page.

Some of the remaining events include:

Intensive Summer Series

These two series will focus on (1) clinical trials and (2) health disparities. They will be available only to SIP participants.

Summer Journal Clubs

Journal clubs are small groups that get together to read scientific papers on a topic of joint interest. By participating, you can meet other summer interns, learn about new techniques and discoveries, and develop the ability to read papers critically.

A Conversation with Dr. Tony Fauci

Anthony S. Fauci, MD
Director, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NIH
Chief Medical Advisor to the President of the United States
July 14, 2022, 11 a.m.

In Their Own Words: The NIH Experiences and Career Paths of Prior and Current NIH Trainees

In this series, past and current NIH summer interns and postbacs from disadvantaged backgrounds and groups underrepresented in the sciences will talk about their research and share insights into what it's like to work at the NIH. They will also discuss their educational and career journeys, including their paths to the NIH and the challenges they faced along the way.

The 2022 Virtual Graduate & Professional School Fair

This year the fair is scheduled for July 18–21, with live workshops on the 18th and online exhibitor sessions on the 19th, 20th, and 21st. As of today, more than 300 institutions have registered to participate.

Virtual Summer Poster Day

Summer Poster Day 2022 will take place virtually on August 3rd and August 4th.