SPIN ’17 is an onsite, 8-week intensive program in neuroscience offered by the Departments of Neurosurgery, and Anatomy & Neurobiology at Boston University School of Medicine. SPIN offers classroom instruction in neuroanatomy, hands-on research experience in a neuroscience lab, and clinical exposure in both the neurosurgery clinic and operating room.

SPIN is open to undergraduate students interested in neuroscience, biomedical engineering, computer science, and medicine. Admission is based on academic performance, letters of recommendation, and a personal statement.


Dates: June 5 – July 28, 2017

Tuition: $4,000*

Application Deadline: Feb 28, 2017

BU SPIN Program Application

For more information, please contact:

Dr. Jarrett Rushmore