The NSF REU Program in Medical Informatics (MedIX) at DePaul University and University of Chicago enters its eighth year. We are looking for bright undergraduate students to get involved in research in the area of Medical Informatics for the summer of 2012. Participants will receive a stipend of $5,000 plus travel support to/from the REU site, travel support to present summer work at a conference, and subsistence allowance.
January 9th, 2012: Application submission opens
March 1st, 2012: Application submission deadline
March 21st, 2012: Notification of decision
March 28th, 2012: Confirmation of participation
June 11th, 2012: MedIX Program Orientation
August 17th, 2012: MedIX Program last day
Statistics on the previous REU MedIX Program (2005-2010):
•81% students had at least one research publication
•39 publications (4 journal papers, 25 conference papers, 10 extended abstracts)
•3 honor theses and senior projects, 4 fellowships to support graduate school, and 1 Computing Research Association (CRA) honor mention for outstanding undergraduate research.
For the application form and additional information, please visit the MedIX website at: