Objective of the program

The One Health Summer Program is a collaborative effort between Oregon State University Carlson College of Veterinary Medicine and Western University of Health Sciences in Lebanon to bring together students for a summer research program. Students will participate in research relevant to human, animal, and environmental health in a collaborative environment. Research topics include zoonotic disease (Lyme disease, Rocky Mountain spotted fever, Leptospirosis, Giardia) and antibiotic resistance. Students will participate in all components of the research - including study design, fieldwork, laboratory work, and data analysis.

Faculty Leaders: Brianna Beechler, Justin Sanders, Michelle Steinauer, Rhea Hanselmann

When: June 24 - August 2, 2024

Stipend: $2000 for Undergraduate Students, $3000 for Graduate Students

Applications: We are seeking 4-6 undergraduate students and 1-2 veterinary and MPH students for the summer of 2024

Veterinary Student Application Deadline 5:00 PM on January 31, 2024 

Undergraduate Student Application Deadline March 1, 2024 


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For more information, contact Dr. Brianna Beechler at Brianna.Beechler@oregonstate.edu