Welcome!

Welcome to the 2011 Four Directions Students!
We hope you have been enjoying your first few days in the lab!

Week 1 – Learning the Lab

"This week was amazing. I have never done research before, so I was totally blown away by what was going on. I was also quite nervous (and still am a little). What struck me most is how little we...

2 Week Recap

"The past two weeks have been getting down to business. I've been keeping longer hours, and I've put as little time as possible between scheduled experiments on my calendar. Last week I finally...

Ask, Ask Again!

I must admit, stepping onto HMS campus is a bit terrifying. That's a silly concept now that I have been here for a mere seven weeks. Since the program will soon be coming to a close, I will highlight...

2012 Four Directions Participants

The 2012 Four Directions participants stand outside Harvard Medical School's Gordon Hall before their first day in the lab. Back (left to right): Jennifer Lyman, Christian Brown, Joel Begay,...