There is no application deadline, but students are encouraged to apply as soon as possible because suitable candidates are accepted on a rolling basis. A letter of recommendation is not required for Fall/Winter workshops, and all online workshops, but a letter can be submitted as a supplement to an application. A link to the recommendation form can be found at the bottom of the page.
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All Fall/Winter/Spring workshops are commuter only or online. Winter workshops run approximately 9am-5pm PST, while Fall and Spring workshops are later afternoon/evening (PST). The online Emerging Pathogenic Viruses (11/29-12/10, 3-6pm PST) workshop is $390, while the online Medicinal Chemistry (12/26-12/30) and online Medical Bioinformatics (12/26-12/30) workshops are $490. The in-person, commuter-only Biomedical Research workshop during winter break (12/26-12/31, ~9am-5pm PST) is $1490. Our online spring workshop – Introduction to Cellular and Molecular Medicine – is in afternoons from 3/28-4/8 and the tuition is $325.
*Summer 2022 workshops will be scheduled soon.* Residential fees for the university-based Cancer/Neuroscience/Aging workshops are $3680. Residential tuition includes room and board, transportation to/from the airport (with restrictions), custom T shirt/lanyard/notebook/pen, weekend field trip and some recreational activities, and workshop materials. There are a limited number of non-residential commuter spots available for $2180 (includes lunch, T shirt/lanyard/notebook/pen/special gift and all activities).
The Cancer Research, Immunology Research, and Biomedical Research workshops (commuter only) are $2780. Tuition includes custom T shirt/notebook/pen/workshop materials/special gift).
*Summer 2022 workshops will be scheduled soon.* The online versions of the Molecular Biology of Cancer, Molecular Neuroscience and Molecular Immunology workshops are 2.5 hours in the morning and 2.5 hours in the afternoon (PST). There are two separate but concurrent sessions of the Medicinal Chemistry workshop, one from 9am-12pm PT, and one from 3-6pm PT. Similarly, there are two separate but concurrent sessions of Intro to Cellular and Molecular Medicine, one from 9-11:00am PT, and one from 3-5:00pm PT. The Covid-19: Biology, Immunity, Medicine workshop runs from 3-6pm PT M-F. The summer sessions of the Medical Bioinformatics workshop will be 2.5 hours in the morning, and 2.5 hours in the afternoon.
Tuition for the summer online workshops is as follows: the online Medicinal Chemistry (6/21-7/2) and Covid-19: Biology, Immunity, Medicine (7/19-7/30) workshops are $490, tuition for the online Molecular Biology of Cancer (6/6-6/18), Molecular Neuroscience (6/6-6/18), Molecular Immunology (6/6-6/18) and Medical Bioinformatics workshops (7/5-7/16 and 8/2-8/13) are $790, and the tuition for the online Intro to Cellular and Molecular Medicine workshops (7/19-7/30) are $325.