The Loma Linda University School of Medicine provides opportunities for undergraduate science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) majors to gain experience in biomedical research. This program is intended for students interested in working with Ph.D. scientists or M.D./Ph.D. physician scientists who are conducting research in biomedical fields with the objective of advancing our knowledge and treatment of human disease.

Applications for the Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships (SURF) for 2024 have now closed. 

Program Documents

Program Information

2024 Application

Participating Research Faculty 

Many School of Medicine faculty researchers are interested in mentoring undergraduate students during the summer of 2024. Applicants are encouraged to view the Basic Sciences Research faculty who have agreed to serve as research mentors.  The participating faculty listied on the PDF has direct links to each faculty member on the Loma Linda University faculty directory