• Health Research Program (Applications Open)

    The Health Research Program offers a pathway into undergraduate research for students with interests in health and the biomedical sciences. By facilitating connections between UConn Health researchers and UConn undergraduates, this program will involve more students in the cutting-edge research at the Farmington campus. The Health Research Program includes a combination of academic year and summer research opportunities, offering undergraduates and their faculty mentors a structure for sustained engagement in research projects, maximizing student learning and preparation for graduate study and/or careers in the health professions.

    Information Sessions

    For an overview of the program, students are encouraged to attend one of the following information sessions:

    Drop-In Advising

    Virtual drop-in advising hours with Dr. Rowena Grainger are available at this link at the following times:

    • Tuesday, January 11th, 10-11am
    • Wednesday, January 12th, 10:30-11:30am
    • Thursday, January 13th, 1-2pm
    • Friday, January 14th, 9:30-10:30am
    • Tuesday, January 18th, 10-11am
    • Thursday, January 20th, 1-2pm


    For more information and application information, please visit:

    For more information, contact: Rowena Grainger at

If you have any questions, please contact Honors Programming and Events at 860-486-1616.