Hopkins C.A.R.E.S.: Cultivating Future Scientists and Health Providers

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Hopkins C.A.R.E.S. Symposium and Network

  • Features 18 Summer Programs
  • Involves more than 100 Faculty Mentors
  • Supports more than 300 students

2017 Hopkins C.A.R.E.S. Symposium
Thursday, July 27, 10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Anne and Mike Armstrong Medical Education Building

2017 Keynote Speaker:
Felicia Hill-Briggs, PhD.
Professor of Medicine; Health, Behavior and Society; and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Biography


Mission and Goals


THE C.A.R.E.S. SUMMER SYMPOSIUM and NETWORK:

1. Showcase 18 Summer Programs that provide paid internships in Hopkins laboratories, clinics, and offices across the medical campus for nearly 300 students with more than half from Baltimore City high schools

2. Provide opportunities for 200 selected students to deliver a professional presentation to an audience of 350 attendees, including Hopkins faculty, faculty and recruits from local colleges and universities, and each other

3. Bolster high school students’ academic and social confidence by enabling them to compete and compare the quality of their academic presentations to high achieving undergraduates from all over the United States

4. Inspire a generation of future leaders by providing a stage for students and keynote speakers of international prominence to share their journey, struggles, and lessons learned in achieving their dreams

5. Invest in untapped local talent to generate a home grown workforce with a college degree and improve the odds of success among aspiring leaders to pursue a career in science, public health, or medicine


Organizing Committee

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Lori Brando, PhD
Assistant Professor and Program Coordinator for Stanley Summer Scholars Program

Amanda Brown, PhD
Director of Johns Hopkins Internship in Brain Science

Gerri Cole, PhD
Chair, Hopkins C.A.R.E.S. Summer Symposium and Academic Program Manager, Office of Student Pipeline Programs

Ashley Cooper
Marketing Administrator, Strategic Marketing and Outreach

Amanda Fabian
Assistant Program Manager, Center for Talented Youth Program

Jasmine Griffin
Academic Program Assistant, Office of Graduate Student Affairs

Tahirah Hall
Administrative Supervisor, Summer Internship Program Coordinator for Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Summer Internship Program

Jessica Harlan
Senior Program Evaluation Specialist, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

Jamie Hickman
Administrative Services Coordinator, MCHC/RISE-UP at Kennedy Krieger Institute

Joyce Hoebing
Administrator, School of Medicine

Casey Jacobs
Academic Program Administrator, Biophysics for Baltimore Teens

Cathryn Kabacoff
Research Technologist, Summer Academic Research Experience

Neekta Khorsand
Program Coordinator of Professional Development, Thread

Brittany Kiser
Marketing Project Coordinator, Strategic Marketing and Outreach

Stephanie Landicho
Executive Director, MERIT

Camille Mathis
Academic Program Administrator, Institute for NanoBioTechnology

Corrin McBride Hunt, PhD
Program Manager, Center for Talented Youth Summer Programs

Evelyn McCann
Administrative Secretary, Office of Graduate Student Affairs/Office of Student Pipeline Programs

Jenese McFadden, DM, MS, MBA
Program Manager, Center for Diversity in Public Health Leadership Training

Christine Schutzman
Academic Program Coordinator, Institute for NanoBioTechnology

Erika Sulecki
Program Coordinator, MERIT

Karen Swisher
Administrative Coordinator, Institute for Cell Engineering

Monica Guerrero Vazquez
Program Coordinator, Centro Sol

Cathy Will
Academic Program Manager, Office of Graduate Student Affairs

Symposium Schedule

Keynote Presentation and Student Stories10:00 to 11:30 am
Student Poster Presentations11:30 am to 12:30 pm
Lunch and Student Oral Research Presentations12:30 to 2:00 pm
Student Poster Presentations2:00 to 3:00 pm
Scholarship and Awards Ceremony3:00 to 3:30 pm
Reception with Keynote Speaker3:30 to 4:30 pm

Directions and Parking

Directions

Download printable driving directions to the main hospital.

Parking

For convenient access to the Symposium, please park in the Orleans Street Garage. Visit our parking pages for more information on rates, valet, security, transportation and courtesy shuttles.

Student Stories

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Research Presentations

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2017 - West Auditorium