Call for Applications: UAB National Research Services Award (T32) Fellowships in Health Services, Outcomes, and Effectiveness Research

Call for Applications: UAB National Research Services Award (T32) Fellowships in Health Services, Outcomes, and Effectiveness Research

UAB National Research Services Award (T32) Fellowships in Health Services, Outcomes, and Effectiveness Research (Kenneth Saag, MD, MSc, Program Director; Monika Safford, MD, Co-Director)

The UAB-VA Health Services, Outcomes, and Effectiveness Research (HSOER) Training Program, a coordinated mentored research fellowship program, is accepting applications for the following postdoctoral positions with July 1, 2014 start dates.  The application deadline is December 16, 2013.
 

These full-time, 2-year mentored research training positions are funded through a National Research Services Award T32 supported by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ).

  • Eligibility: Clinical or research doctoral degree required (e.g., MD, DMD, PharmD, PhD, ScD, DrPH, or equivalent). Must be a U.S. Citizen or have permanent resident status.
  • Includes: NRSA stipend, health insurance, and tuition & fees to obtain the MSPH in Outcomes Research or Epidemiology with a concentration in pharmacoepidemiology and CER.

Program content areas include but may not be limited to:

  • Healthcare efficiency and disparities
  • Healthcare quality measurement and improvement
  • Patient-Centered Outcomes Research
  • Comparative Effectiveness Research
  • Pharmacoepidemiology and Patient Safety 
  • Translating Research Evidence into Practice and Policy
  • Economic Evaluation and Decision Analytic Modeling
  • Health Informatics

Fellowships may be coordinated with clinical specialty or subspecialty residency training programs to support research training for residents and fellows interested in outcomes and effectiveness research.

Please see the flyer for more details and fellowship contacts. For questions regarding eligibility, program requirements and the application process and to request an application packet, please contact Ryan Outman at routman@uab.edu.  ​