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, Rockey Mountain spotted, fever, Leptospirosis, Giardia) and antibiotic resistance. Students will participate in all components of the research - including study design, fieldwork, labwork, and data analysis.

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

When: June 26th - August 4th, 2023

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 2023

Veterinary Student Application Deadline January 31st, 2023 

Undergraduate Student Application Deadline February 17th, 2023 


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