American Cancer Society Diversity in Cancer Research Summer Internship

​​OU Health Stephenson Cancer has ​received a grant from the American Cancer Society’s Extramural Discovery Sciences department to support the new American Cancer Society Diversity in Cancer Research Internship program.
This program aims to advance the diversity and inclusivity in cancer research-related careers and immerse the next generation of clinicians and scientists into an experience that will provoke innovation, problem-solving and skills to assist in addressing inequality within cancer prevention, treatment and care.

The 2024 Program begins May 20 and ends July 23.

OU Health Stephenson Cancer Center is proud to announce its inaugural cohort:

Name Home Institution
Anne Martin Northeastern State University
Bréa Louie University of Oklahoma
Celine Fleurilus University of Mount Olive
Eden Haack University of Central Oklahoma
Ifesinachi Nwatu University of Oklahoma
Josaih Galdean University of Oklahoma
Lonnie Smith Vanderbilt University
Patricia Gribbin University of Oklahoma

View full list of past participants

Questions? If you have any questions regarding the program or future applications, please contact