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Summer Student Intern, Joslin Diabetes Center, Boston, MA

We are seeking an enthusiastic candidate for a part-time or full-time position over the summer to assist in our study of nutrition in type 1 diabetes. Here at Joslin Diabetes Center, the student will have the opportunity to be a part of a research project team, as well as interact with foremost researchers in the Diabetes field.  Their contributions may eventually help advance insights into preventing complications in type 1 diabetes, and they may be part of the authorship when the project culminates in publications. 


Summer Student Responsibilities

  • Sort through and organize Food Frequency Questionnaires that have been collected for about 600 study participants.
  • Data entry of hard copy questionnaires into our database.
  • If the above is completed, and depending on time and interest, the student can participate in literature search, data management and analysis. 


Summer Student Requirements and Qualifications

  • High school degree or equivalent; must be enrolled in an accredited university/college program to receive credit.
  • Proficient computer skills, including Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, and Excel).
  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Self-motivated and able to work without supervision.
  • Ability to meet deadlines. 


If interested, please send your resume to Hetal Shah,


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