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Cystic Fibrosis Summer Research Program (CF-SURP)

This is an 8 week program funded by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation to introduce outstanding undergraduates from diverse, underrepresented minority, and disadvantaged backgrounds toCFF SURP 2 basic and translational research that is impactful to CF.

Up to 8 students will be accepted into this CF-focused, paid summer program, running from June 4 to July 28, 2024, to work with faculty affiliated with the UAB Gregory Fleming James Cystic Fibrosis Research Center. CF SURP students will be given the opportunity to learn a wide range of research skills, with the potential option of a clinical or clinical research shadowing experience for up to 5 days. Students will receive a stipend.

Affiliated faculty members and their associated research projects are listed here: https://www.uab.edu/medicine/cysticfibrosis/about/research-base. Applicants with interest in a specific lab may email for more information: sbirket@uab.edu.

Eligibility Requirements:
- US Citizen or Permanent Resident
- Open to Rising Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors (not graduating before December 2023)