Neuroscience for Kids
This is an indispensable resource for elementary and secondary school students and teachers who are interested in learning about the nervous system and brain.http://faculty.washington.edu/chudler/neurok.html
Journal of Undergraduate Neurology Education
JUNE is an online journal for undergraduate neuroscience faculty that publishes peer-reviewed reports of innovations in undergraduate neuroscience education. JUNE serves as a mechanism for faculty to exchange information regarding topics such as laboratory exercises, new media, curricular considerations, and teaching methods.http://www.funjournal.org
University of Pennsylvania Summer Mentorship program
The University of Pennsylvania and the School District of Philadelphia sponsor a summer opportunity for students currently attending 10th and 11th grades to learn about college and about careers in the fields of dental medicine, education, engineering/internet technology, law, medicine and nursing. Students can spend 4 weeks attending a program on the Penn campus. Only students attending high schools within the School District of Philadelphia are eligible.
The University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine Program for Diversity and Inclusion
The University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine Program for Diversity and Inclusion is committed to the recruitment, retention and graduation of students from minority groups that are underrepresented in medicine.http://www.med.upenn.edu/diversityume
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine Office of Diversity and Community Outreach in Graduate Medical Education
The Office of Diversity and Community Outreach is committed to increasing diversity throughout the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine within the faculty and housestaff, creating a sense of community within the School of Medicine staff, and partnering with West Philadelphia residents in program initiatives.
The Netter Center for Community Partnerships
Founded in 1992, the Barbara and Edward Netter Center for Community Partnerships is Penn’s primary vehicle for bringing to bear the broad range of human knowledge needed to solve the complex, comprehensive, and interconnected problems of the American city so that West Philadelphia (Penn’s local geographic community), Philadelphia, the University itself, and society benefit.