Building a Toolkit for Becoming an Effective Mentor and Educator

Building a Toolkit for Becoming an Effective Mentor and Educator

Faculty Spotlight, Newsletter

This summer, 1,100 student interns will be living, studying, and working on the sprawling campus of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda, MD, just north of Washington, D.C.
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Faculty Mentor Olivia Martinez Builds Confidence in the Lab

Faculty Mentor Olivia Martinez Builds Confidence in the Lab

Faculty Spotlight

As a young girl, science and math had been Olivia's favorite, and she had a natural aptitude for the subjects.

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Karolinska Institutet Faculty Mentor Lisa Westerberg on Mentorship

Karolinska Institutet Faculty Mentor Lisa Westerberg on Mentorship

Faculty Spotlight

As an undergraduate at Karolinska Institutet, Lisa Westerberg had her sights set on learning as many methods as possible. 

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Faculty Mentor Richmond Sarpong Supports His Amgen Scholars

Faculty Mentor Richmond Sarpong Supports His Amgen Scholars

Faculty Spotlight

Amgen Scholar faculty mentor Richmond Sarpong calls his students and postdocs “coworkers.”

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Amgen Scholar Faculty Mentor Leona Samson Inspires Aspiring Scientists

Amgen Scholar Faculty Mentor Leona Samson Inspires Aspiring Scientists

Faculty Spotlight

As a young girl, Amgen Scholar faculty mentor Leona Samson, director of Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s (MIT’s) Center for Environmental Health Sciences, never imagined she would attend college — let alone become a scientist.

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Amgen Scholars is an international program funded by the Amgen Foundation with direction and technical assistance provided by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the University of Cambridge.

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