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Reproductive and Oncofertility Science Academy at
UC San Diego (ROSA)
A Summer Academy of the Department of Reproductive Medicine

The Reproductive and Oncofertility Academy at UC San Diego, an all girls program open to students from any high school in San Diego County, is now accepting applications for the 2017 Summer Academy. Rising juniors and seniors in good standing who have successfully completed one year of Biology and/or Chemistry by June 2017 are eligible to apply. Applications must be submitted electronically no later than February 12, 2017. Please carefully read the Fact Sheet before starting your application.

Summer 2017 Oncofertility Science Academy Dates: (all sessions are at UC San Diego in various campus locations). Students MUST attend all sessions of the Academy.

Opening Session of the 2017 Academy:
Tuesday, June 27 or Wednesday June 28 - TBD
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
All participants MUST attend.

Saturday Dates: most Saturdays 8 AM to 4 PM
Saturdays July 8, 15, 22, 29
Saturdays August 5
Sat. August 12 - Closing Program, 1PM for families, teachers, invited guests

Monday & Wednesday Dates: 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
From July 6 through August 10.
*August 10 is a Thursday. We will meet that night for Poster Judging

Two Field Trips:
Children's Hospital of Orange County: Tuesday, July 18 (7 AM to 6PM approx)
San Diego Zoo Safari Park, Conservation: Thursday, July 27 (7AM to 2:30 PM approx)

Application Fact Sheet
Please read this carefully. It contains all information about the Institute and will be important as you decide if you wish to apply.

Student Application form
This form includes space for your essay. It is to be submitted as one complete document, and sent electronically.

Teacher Recommendation form
Send this electronically to two teachers. At least one teacher must be a science teacher. Current teachers preferred. Teachers to submit the completed form electronically by February 12, 2017.

For more information, please contact:
Patricia Winter, patriciawinter09@gmail.com
Reproductive and Oncofertilty Academy Coordinator