Programs to Increase Diversity Among Individuals Engaged in Health-Related Research
SUMMER TRAINING FOR
UNDERREPRESENTED JUNIOR FACULTY
If you know of colleagues who would benefit from this innovative research training and mentorship opportunity, we urge you to encourage them to apply.
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· Forward this message to appropriate faculty advisors and colleagues.
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· Encourage eligible junior faculty to consider this unique opportunity.
The PRIDE Summer Institute Programs to Increase Diversity Among Individuals Engaged in Health-Related Research are now accepting applications. Space is limited for the 2019 mentored summer training programs so apply early!
Who: Eligible applicants are junior-level faculty or scientists with a background that is under-represented in the biomedical or health sciences, and are United States Citizens or Permanent Residents. Research interests should be compatible with those of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) in the prevention and treatment of heart, lung, blood, and sleep (HLBS) disorders.
What: Nine unique Summer Institute programs with intensive mentored training opportunities to enhance the research skills and to promote the scientific and career development of trainees. Trainees will learn effective strategies for preparing, submitting and obtaining external funding for research purposes, including extensive tips on best practices. Research emphasis varies by program.
Where/When (Dates subject to change. Verify on website):
Impact of Ancestry and Gender on Omics of Lung Diseases (AGOLD) (August 5-18, 2019)
Advanced Respiratory Research for Equity (AIRE) (July 14-24, 2019)
Behavioral and Sleep Medicine (BSM) (July 22-August 2, 2019)
Cardiovascular Disease Comorbidities, Genetics and Epidemiology (CVD-CGE) (July 17-31, 2019)
Cardiovascular Health-Related Research (CVD) (July 7-19, 2019)
Future Faculty of Cardiovascular Sciences (FOCUS) (July 8-19, 2019)
Functional and Translational Genomics of Blood Disorders (FTG) (July 15-31, 2019)
Obesity Health Disparities (OHD) (June 16-26, 2019)
Research in Implementation Science for Equity (RISE) (July 22-August 2, 2019)
Programs typically are all expenses paid including travel, meals, and housing. Contact the program of interest for details. Mentees can apply to more than one program, but may attend only one.
Application Deadline: March 15, 2019, with rolling admissions until positions are filled.
Funded by NHLBI