Anatomy and Cell Biology Mentor Name: Matt Allen
- Internship Location:
Medicine, Richard L. Roudebush VA Medical Center
- Pre Professional Interests Preferred:
Pre-Dentistry, Pre-Medicine, Pre-Physical Therapy, Pre-Veterinary Medicine
- Dress Code:
- Casual/lab appropriate (no open toe shoes)
- Majors Preferred:
Anthropology, Biomedical Engineering, Exercise Science, Health Sciences
- Hours per week:
- Flexible within regular work hours.
- We study chronic kidney disease - trying to understand why bones break and why vessels calcify and finds new ways to prevent both.
Our research team includes clinicians and basic scientists who have a wide-variety of expertise (kidney disease, bone biology, engineering, cardiovascular biology).
- Internship Duties:
- Imaging (using CT)
Isolated vessel experiments