The Markey STRONG Program at the University of Kentucky is just one of the American Cancer Society Diversity in Cancer Research (DICR) Internship Programs across the United States.

University Hospitals Siedman Cancer Center, which is part of the Case Comprehensive Cancer Center consortium, along with Case Western Reserve University, and the Cleveland Clinic. The ACS DICR internship program will start summer 2022.

Emory Winship Cancer Institute
Atlanta

DICR interns and some mentors, summer 2021. Left to right: Curtis Henry, PhD, Alexander "Xan" Wesley, Larry Boise, PhD, Ryan Nobles, Kennedy Humphrey, Jason Lett, and Kashari Henry

The DICR internship program funded by the ACS will start at the Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center in the summer of 2022.

 

Indiana University Simon Comprehensive Cancer Center Bloomington

The DICR internship program funded by the ACS will start at the Melvin and Bren Simon Comprehensive Cancer Center in the summer of 2022.

 

University of Chicago Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Center

Nicolle Arellano (left) and Alena Pedroza, 2 of the DICR interns during the summer of 2021.

University of Colorado DICR intern Marie Feliu at her poster session.

 

University of Kentucky
Markey Cancer Center
Lexington

Markey Strong Scholars, DICR interns funded by the American Cancer Society in the summer of 2021, from left to right: Kennedy Palmer (Western Kentucky University), Omar Bojang (Transylvania University), Ana Thompson (Berea College), and Elaf Ghoneim (University of Kentucky).

 

University of Maryland Marlene and Steward Greenbaum Comprehensive Cancer Center Baltimore

Left to right: Jordyn Best, and Tonya Webb, PhD

 

University of New Mexico Comprehensive Cancer Center Albuquerque

2021 ACS DICR interns--circled. Back: Eduardo Peralta-Herrara (University of Rochester, NY) and Marelessis Palomino (University of New Mexico). Middle: Jade Underwood (Fort Lewis College in Durango, CO). Front: Adina Abudushalamu (University of New Mexico).

 

University of Oklahoma Health Stephenson Cancer Center Oklahoma City

The DICR internship program funded by the ACS will start at the Oklahoma Health Stephenson Cancer Center in the summer of 2022.

 

Yale University School of Medicine in New Haven, Connecticut

The DICR internship program funded by the ACS will start at the Yale Cancer Center in the summer of 2022.