Program Overview

Fellowships* for Health and Science Journalists

 

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Biomedical Hands-On Research Course
Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, Massachusetts

This program plunges journalists into the fascinating world of biological research in one of the most dynamic settings for scientific discovery in the world. Learn about the science at the heart of your stories by doing it alongside scientists at the MBL. Please see the program description and 2018 preliminary schedule.

_hedgehog_-microbial-community-structure-in-dental-plaque-credit-jessica-mark-welch-mbl-woods-hole Chicago Fellowships: Up to four fellows will be selected to spend an additional four days at the University of Chicago in the fall of 2018. The Chicago Fellows will attend the Science of Innovation Summit, which is designed to expose journalists to the inventions likely to positively impact human life and our planet a decade from now.

Biomedical Course alumni include journalists from well-known US and international media outlets including The New York Times, The Washington Post, National Public Radio, the BBC, Al Jazeera, Scientific American, and many more.

For further information contact:

Science Journalism Program at the MBL
Marine Biological Laboratory
7 MBL Street
Woods Hole, MA 02543-1015
(508) 289-7423
e-mail: dkenney@mbl.edu

*Fellowships cover travel, room and board, lab fees and all activities associated with the program.

Photo credits: Rachael Buchanan (top); Jessica Mark Welch (bottom)