Undergraduate Research Enrichment Program
Summer 2003 
4 to 5 PM
HHMI Scholars, Peter White Fellows, BRIN Scholars, and Science and Engineering Scholars
104 Gore Hall 
June 12 Introduction to Research and Laboratory Safety
Dr. Harold White (Dept. Chemistry & Biochemistry) and a panel of undergraduate research students, including Steve Brohawn, Jennifer Risser, and Artie Suckow
[Mandatory for all new undergraduate researchers]
If you have questions about safety, contact Occupational Health and Safety
See news story in UDaily
June 19 AI duPont Foundation and Biomedical Research
George R. Dodge Ph. D., Head, Bone and Cartilage Research Laboratory, and Robert Aikins, Ph.D., Alfred I. duPont Institute and Hospital
June 26 Communication in Science - Conferences (Talks and Posters)
Dr. David Usher (Dept. of Biological Sciences),
Dr. Harold White (Dept. Chemistry & Biochemistry), and Dr. Peter Gillies, Director of Human Health Sciences, from duPont Nutrition and Health assisted by Janine Collinge, Jennifer Risser, and Alisha Yallowitz
July 3. Publishing in Scientific Journals
Dr. Daniel Simmons (Dept. Biological Sciences) and 
Dr. Roberta Colman (Dept. of Chemistry and Biochemistry)
July 10 Corporate Aspects of Academic Research
Dr. Eric Kmiec, (Dept. of Biological Sciences and Delaware Biotechnology Institute)
July 17 Preparing for Graduate and/or Professional School
Dr. David Usher (Department of Biological Sciences),
Dr. Norman Karin (Department of Biological Sciences), and
Justin DiAngelo Cellular and Molecular Biology, University of Pennsylvania (UD '02)
July 24 Group Discussion:
When to say No - Ethical Issues in Research
Dr. Harold White (Dept. Chemistry & Biochemistry) 
On Being a Scientist- Responsible Conduct in Research
Ethical Issues in Biology and Medicine - Nuffield Council on Bioethics
July 31 Life Science Research Careers in Industrial Settings
Dr. Peter Gillies, Director of Human Health Sciences from duPont Nutrition and Health.
August 7 Paying for Science
Dr. Daniel Carson (Chair, Dept. Biological Sciences) 
August 14
Summer Undergraduate Research Symposium

Plenary Lecture
11:30 A.M., 101 Brown Laboratory Auditorium
"NMR of HIV-1 Proteins: 
From Biological Function to the Discovery of New Antivirals" 
 Dr. Michael Summers
Prof. of Biochemistry, Dept of Chemistry and Biochemistry,  and 
HHMI Investigator, University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC).

1:00 - 3:00 PM (Participants and their Poster Assignments to be posted in August)
Student Talks and Posters Presentations
McKinly Laboratory Ground Floor, Food provided
(See program)

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Page last updated: 30 July 2003 by Hal White, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry