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Training Opportunities for Students and Researchers

The Center to Reduce Cancer Health Disparities (CRCHD), through its Diversity Training Branch (DTB), is committed to providing training and career development funding opportunities to students and researchers from underrepresented racial and ethnic groups, individuals with disabilities, and individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds.

Students and researchers are supported at all stages of their education and career to ensure a continuum of training and career development opportunities.

The CRCHD provides extensive opportunities for training and career development in cancer research, training, education, and outreach. CRCHD offers training for high school, undergraduate, graduate, post-baccalaureate, post-master, postdoctoral, and junior investigators.

Are you interested in becoming a CRCHD sponsored trainee?

CRCHD is committed to expanding training opportunities in cancer and cancer health disparities research. Learn more about eligibility to apply for CRCHD diversity training programs.

General tips, instructions, and references are provided to guide you in the application process for grant opportunities. Also, for more grant writing information, check out available seminars.

Funding Opportunities
CRCHD supports high school students interested in cancer and cancer health disparities research. These opportunities are designed to enable high school students with interests in a research career to enter the field. Working directly with scientists and community leaders, high school students have an opportunity to gain laboratory experience and develop research skills.

CRCHD is committed to expanding training opportunities in cancer and cancer health disparities research. Learn more about eligibility to apply for CRCHD diversity training programs.

General tips, instructions, and references are provided to guide you in the application process for grant opportunities. Also, for more grant writing information, check out available seminars.

For questions about these training opportunities, contact us for more information:

Peter Ogunbiyi, D.V.M., Ph.D.
phone: (301) 496-8589, email: ogunbiyp@mail.nih.gov

Funding Opportunities
CRCHD supports undergraduate students interested in cancer and cancer health disparities research. These opportunities are designed to enable undergraduate students with interests in research careers to enter the field. Working directly with scientists and community leaders, undergraduate students have an opportunity to gain laboratory and community experience and develop research skills.

CRCHD is committed to expanding training opportunities in cancer and cancer health disparities research. Learn more about eligibility to apply for CRCHD diversity training programs.

General tips, instructions, and references are provided to guide you in the application process for grant opportunities. Also, for more grant writing information, check out available seminars.

For questions about these training opportunities, contact us for more information:

Peter Ogunbiyi, D.V.M., Ph.D.
phone: (301) 496-8589, email: ogunbiyp@mail.nih.gov

Funding Opportunities
CRCHD supports graduate students pursuing a Ph.D. degree, combined M.D./Ph.D. degree, or other professional degrees leading to a research doctorate. These opportunities will enable those students working on cancer or cancer health disparities research to obtain funding, while pursuing their doctoral degree.

CRCHD is committed to expanding training opportunities in cancer and cancer health disparities research. Learn more about eligibility to apply for CRCHD diversity training programs.

General tips, instructions, and references are provided to guide you in the application process for grant opportunities. Also, for more grant writing information, check out available seminars.

For questions about these training opportunities, contact us for more information:

Peter Ogunbiyi, D.V.M., Ph.D.
phone: (301) 496-8589, email: ogunbiyp@mail.nih.gov
H. Nelson Aguila, D.V.M.
phone: (301) 496-8589, email: aguilah@mail.nih.gov

Funding Opportunities
CRCHD supports post-doctoral trainees pursuing cancer and cancer health disparities research. These opportunities are designed to enable post-doctoral candidates with interests in a research career to successfully transition into a funded investigator.

CRCHD is committed to expanding training opportunities in cancer and cancer health disparities research. Learn more about eligibility to apply for CRCHD diversity training programs.

General tips, instructions, and references are provided to guide you in the application process for grant opportunities. Also, for more grant writing information, check out available seminars.

For questions about these training opportunities, contact us for more information:

LeeAnn Bailey, Ph.D.
phone: (301) 496-8589, email: baileyl@mail.nih.gov
Peter Ogunbiyi, D.V.M., Ph.D.
phone: (301) 496-8589, email: ogunbiyp@mail.nih.gov
Updated: 11/09/11