University of California Global Health Institute (UCGHI) supports an 12-month fellowship for up to 16 scholars to research diseases and conditions abroad.
National Institutes of Health (NIH) and Fogarty International Center (FIC) fund this fellowship. This mentored research fellowship provides interdisciplinary education and training opportunities designed to improve the health conditions of populations around the world.Eligibility & Requirements
All applicants must have the support of 1 of the 4 UC campuses participating in the fellowship (UCSF, UCSD, UCLA, UCD) as well as an affiliated international site, including committed mentors from both the UC and the international site.
PhD students should have completed their Master's-level coursework, and professional doctoral degree candidates should have completed their basic science courses and one year of clinical training.
Doctoral students who are enrolled in a joint doctoral program between a UC and another university (e.g., SDSU) are eligible to apply.
Foreign post-doctoral fellows must be from 25 participating international sites in Lower-Middle Income Countries.
Senior professional students (MD, DDS, DVM, PharmD, etc.) and advanced doctoral students (PhD, DrPH, etc.) may apply.
2 letters of support from a current mentor and a proposed mentor.Academic Level
Working on Doctoral Dissertation. Postdoctoral Scholar. Disciplines
Life Sciences. Physical Sciences. Health Sciences. Public Health. Nursing. Agriculture, Anthropology, Biology, Biostatistics/Bioinformatics, Chemistry, Geography, Law, Medicine, Molecular Biology, Nursing, Nutrition, Oceanography, Pharmacy, Physics, Political Science, Psychology, Public Health, Sociology, Veterinarian Medicine, Womens HealthAgency
University of California Global Health Institute (UCGHI)
National Institutes of Health (NIH), Fogarty International Center (FIC)
Last Updated :: 11/17/2017
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