Frequently Asked Questions
Although a PhD is not necessary to apply, this program is geared toward trainees who have already undergone a substantial amount of research training. Those seeking careers as academic internists engaging in clinical research may not necessarily have a PhD—but they must demonstrate a substantial research track record to support their application.
Yes. International medical graduates who meet the requirements for the program are invited to apply.
Yes. A $15,000 stipend is provided during the research years in addition to each resident's respective PGY scale.
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