Missions Posted: 01/24/14 Author:
Sheyna E. Gifford, MD
Summary: In this series of blog posts, contributors from gURLs in space offer advice on how to fund an education in the space sciences.
Before you apply to Medical or Graduate school, consider asking for funding
Former International Space Station Commander Leroy Chiao, Ph.D., performs an ultrasound exam on Expedition 10 crewmate Russian Cosmonaut Salizhan Sharipov. The exam was part of a project to develop techniques for non-physician crew members to conduct ultrasound exams in space to send to the Mission Control Center for analysis. Credit: NASA