Welcome to the Office of Special Projects

WE Summit We Learn, We Empower, We Grow

Saturday, October 8, 2022 12 Noon – 3 PMHEC - 3rd floor

Seating limited to first 250 to register
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Research opportunities and research mentorship for medical students, particularly those underrepresented in medicine. Senior researchers from multiple disciplines will be available to you to discuss research areas that can mesh with your interests and increase your competitiveness into a residency. Bring copies of your resume and any other pertinent information.

We Summit Agenda

  • Tentative Agenda

    Tentative Agenda

    Registration 12 Noon– 12:10 PM
    Welcome 12:10 – 12:15 PM
    Keynote Speaker
    Dr. Perez Raifaisen 
    12:15 – 12:30 PM
    Research Presenter
    Dr. Lisa Campo – Engelstein
    12:30 – 12:35 PM
    Research Presenter
    Dr. Soham Al Snih
    12:35 – 12:40 PM
    Research Presenter
    Dr. Alfredo Torres
    12:40 – 12:45 PM
    Research Presenter
    Other speaker
    12:45 – 12:50 PM
    Break 12:50 – 1 PM
    Open Networking 1 – 2 PM
    LMSA 2 – 2:10 PM
    SNMA 2:10 – 2:20 PM
    FiF 2:20 – 2:30 PM
    Awards Ceremony
    Faculty and Students
    2:30 – 2:45 PM
    Closing 2:45 – 3 PM
  • Stand Out Faculty Mentors 2022


    Dr. Zhibo Yang, MD, PhDAssistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Pediatric Urgent Care