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K12 COM Clinician Scientist Scholars Program

SCTR Institute

The SCTR Institute and MUSC College of Medicine announce opportunities for a cohort of institutionally funded College of Medicine Clinician Scientist K12 Scholars in Clinical and Translational Science. This K12 program supports the career development of scholars holding a research or health-professional doctoral degree or its equivalent. The goal of the program is to foster the discipline of clinical research and by doing so increase the clinical research capacity to expedite clinical and translational research. The K12 program will accomplish this through a mentored program bridging clinical training with research independence.

Eligibility

Degrees: Junior faculty with an M.D. or D.O. degree who are committed to a career in clinical research
Citizenship: Must be a US Citizen or permanent resident.
Employment: K12 scholars must devote 40 percent full-time professional effort
Term: 2 years; $20,000/year in Research Project & Training funds 

Deadlines & Application Information

Request for Applications (RFA) for College of Medicine Clinician Scientist K12 Program

Key Dates

Application Deadline: February 28, 2019
Anticipated Start Date: April 15, 2019

Overview 

The SCTR Institute and MUSC College of Medicine announce a funding opportunity to faculty in the College of Medicine for an institutionally - funded K12 Mentored Career Development Program in clinical and translational science. This K12 program supports the career development of scholars holding a research or health professional doctoral degree or its equivalent. The goal of the program is to transition scholars from a mentored training program to an independent research career. The SCTR COM K12 program includes a supportive environment, start-up research funds and access to program faculty who will provide expertise and guidance in research design, evaluation, study coordination, data management, biostatistical analysis, publishing and presenting research, and grant writing.

Key Personnel

Marc I. Chimowitz, MBChB – SCTR COM K12 Program Director
Carol Feghali-Bostwick, Ph.D. – SCTR COM K12 Associate Program Director
Diana Lee-Chavarria – SCTR Education & Workforce Program Manager

Please contact Diana Lee-Chavarria at leeachar@musc.edu as soon as you decide to submit an application. The program will be holding a Q&A session for interested candidates on Thursday, January 24. 

Apply

RFA (PDF)

 

Current COM K12 Scholars

Teddy McRackan, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Otolaryngology
College of Medicine

Nathan Rowland, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Neurosurgery
College of Medicine

Resources

Leadership

Marc I. Chimowitz, MBChB
Program Director

Carol Feghali-Bostwick, Ph.D.
Associate Program Director

Diana Lee-Chavarria, MA
Workforce Training and Development Manager

Contact

Diana Lee-Chavarria, MA
Workforce Training and Development Manager
Email: leeachar@musc.edu