PRIDE Summer Institute
The PRIDE Summer Institute Programs to Increase Diversity Among Individuals Engaged in Health-Related Research are now accepting applications. Space is limited for the 2017 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: Seven 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):
Advanced Health Disparities Training (AHD) (June 5-16, 2017)
Behavioral and Sleep Medicine (BSM) (July 23-August 4, 2017)
Cardiovascular Genetic Epidemiology (CGE) (July 5-26, 2017)
Cardiovascular Health-Related Research (CVD) (July 16-28, 2017)
Functional and Translational Genomics of Blood Disorders (FTG) (July 10-25, 2017)
Obesity Health Disparities (OHD) (July 9-19, 2017)
Research in Implementation Science for Equity (RISE) (July 9-21, 2017)
Programs typically are all expenses paid including travel, meals, housing, and tuition. Contact the program of interest for details. Mentees can apply to more than one program, but may choose only one.