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Medical Student & High School Programs

CAP Inclusive Excellence Program

This program is an initiative funded by UnitedHealth Group designed to increase awareness and interest in the incredible field of child and adolescent psychiatry.

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Student Training in Aging Research (STAR)


Medical Student Training in Aging Research (MSTAR) is funded by the National Institute on Aging. The program provides up to 18 medical students from across the nation an opportunity to conduct 2 to 3 months of summer research guided by the mentorship of a UC San Diego faculty member.

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High School Summer Training in Aging Research (HS STAR) is designed to provide exceptional under represented junior and senior level high school students from San Diego with a chance to learn and practice the daily activities involved in aging research alongside a UC San Diego faculty mentor.

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