Congratulations to the 2016 JJ Vance summer Interns, Gloria Alfonso, School for Advanced Studies, Genesis Dias, Carrollton School of the Sacred Heart, Michael Dorsey, School for Advanced Studies, Ryan Guillen: Ransom Everglades, Lordean Gustinvil: Coral Reef Senior High School, Mayra Martinez, Archimedean Upper Conservatory, Regina Monteavaro, G. Holmes Braddock Senior High School, Nathalie Ramos, G. Holmes Braddock Senior High School, Warren Sapp, Fort Lauderdale Senior High School, Paola Valinski, Dr. Michael M. Krop Senior High School, Michael Wei: Robert Morgan Educational Center.

Students spent an intense and educational eight weeks working alongside faculty, postdoctoral associates, graduate students, and staff in the labs, computing and analyzing data, and learning about genomics and genetics research.

The 2016 JJ Vance Memorial Summer Internships have been made possible with support from the JJ Vance Foundation, the Hussman Foundation, and a grant from the National Institutes of Health (NINDS).

If you are interested in participating in the 2017 JJ Vance Memorial Summer Internship in Biological and Computational Sciences, please check our website for updates. Applications open late 2016. To read more about the JJ Vance Summer Internship program please click here.