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The PSDP currently has five 2-year fellowship slots funded by the NICHD K12 award. Our continued partnership with the NICHD's Intramural Research Program allows one PSDP Scholar to conduct their research under a scientific mentor from the NIH's Division of…

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The PSDP Steering Committee reviews all applications and selects a maximum of twenty candidates to invite for interviews. The Steering Committee may recommend revisions to an application before approving it for further consideration. Interviews are held virtually. After the interviews…

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The application submission deadline is April 15, 2024.  For most candidates, the application will be due by April 15 of the PGY-3 year. Those candidates who are in a clinical fellowship may apply by April 15 of their first fellowship…

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There is a critical need for pediatric clinician scientists prepared to participate and eventually lead the emerging programs in clinical and translational research for children’s health care. Therefore, in evaluating applications, Committee members evaluate whether the mentor’s laboratory has substantial…

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Step 1: Prospective applicants initiate the process by first reading the Statement on Clinical and Translational Research, and getting the endorsement of their sponsoring institution. Please note sponsoring institutions are limited to no more than two applicants. Step 2: The…

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