North Texas Eye Research Institute

Summer Research Program (SRP)

The 2024 SRP will take place June 3 – August 2, 2024.

Applications for the 2024 SRP will open November 13, 2023.



  • Undergraduate junior or senior; first-year medical student; graduate-school student.
  • Interested in pursuing a career in biomedical research.



  • Network with student cohort, NTERI trainees and leaders.
  • Receive training in the techniques necessary to conduct research activities.
  • Daily interactions with others at the lab or project site, and participation in formal meeting to discuss research problems and work progress.


Responsibilities & Requirements

  • Complete nine weeks of research work under the guidance of an NTERI faculty member.
  • Give at least one research presentation to your peers and faculty.
  • Attend the Work-in-Progress Seminars.
  • Attend the Journal Club Seminars.


If interested please contact Brenda Vasini (Email: ), for application guidelines and submission instructions.