COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate: Children’s Mercy requires all employees, including clinical and non-clinical staff, contract and remote workers, students, non-employed residents, fellows, interns, and volunteers, to have received both doses of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines, or the single dose of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, by December 15, 2021, or obtain a medical or religious accommodation that has been approved by CM.
The Summer Training in Academic Research (STAR) 2.0 Program provides a hands-on, high-quality research experience during the summer academic break for high school students and educators.
During the program, participants get the chance to:
- Work with Children’s Mercy faculty on an original research project.
- Develop a research publication for submission in a peer-reviewed journal.
- Learn about clinical and translational research methodology, writing, statistics, medical ethics, and career development.
- Network and learn with other students/educators from across the country.