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SUNY Downstate PRIDE Summer Institute
Program to Increase Diversity Among Individuals Engaged in Health-Related Research (PRIDE)
SUNY Downstate Program to Increase Diversity in Cardiovascular Health Related Research and Behavioral Medicine and Sleep Disorders Research under the NIH/NHLBI Funded PRogram to Increase Diversity among Individuals Engaged in Health-Related Research (PRIDE / R25).
The Summer Institute PRogram to Increase Diversity Among Individuals Engaged in Health-Related Research (PRIDE) is an all-expense-paid research career advancement opportunity sponsored by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) through a variety of Summer Institutes.
These mentored research programs will address the difficulties experienced by junior investigators in establishing independent research programs and negotiating through the academic ranks. The primary outcome of this program is to increase the number of scientists and research-oriented faculty who are from ethnic groups currently under-represented in science and those with disabilities who successfully compete for external funding for scientific research in the biomedical and behavioral sciences in heart, lung, blood, and sleep (HLBS) disorders.
The PRIDE Summer Institute will convene at SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY.
PRIDE Cardiovascular Health Related Research
PRIDE Behavioral Medicine and Sleep Disorders Research
To be eligible to participate in a PRIDE Summer Institute Training Program, you must be:
The Institute will provide funding to support travel and accommodations for up to 12 mentees.
Broaden the demographic profile of medical research by training junior scientists from underrepresented minority backgrounds and/or with disabilities
Deadline: April 1, 2013 (Rolling Admission)