Summer Training For Underrepresented Junior Faculty

The PRIDE Summer Institute Program in Cardiovascular Disease Comorbidities, Genetics and Epidemiology (CVD-CGE) to Increase Diversity Among Individuals Engaged in Health-Related Research is now accepting applications for July 17-31, 2019 at Washington University in St Louis, MO.  

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.

Our All-Expense paid Summer Institute program with effective mentored training opportunities to enhance the research skills and to promote the scientific and career development of trainees with a research interest in Cardiovascular disease Comorbidities, Genetics and Epidemiology.

Trainees will learn effective strategies for preparing, submitting and obtaining external funding for research, including extensive tips on best practices. Opportunity to compete for Funding for Small Research Projects (SRP’s) to generate preliminary data for developing NHLBI grant applications.

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Application Deadline:  ASAP with a rolling Admissions until all positions are filled.

Funded by NHLBI

Mailing Address: 
PRIDE-CGE, Washington University in St Louis, Division of Biostatistics,
CB 8067, 660 South Euclid Ave, St. Louis, MO  63110 

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