Post-Doctoral Training Grant In Cancer Survivorship

Applying to the Program

Candidate Selection Criteria

This program is intended for individuals seeking an academic position who have a career interest in becoming an independent researcher in cancer survivorship.

The Program seeks highly motivated individuals with recent doctorates (PhD, DrPH, MD, DO) in health-related areas as well as more experienced individuals with similar degrees wishing to change to or more fully develop their cancer survivorship research interests. To be eligible, you must be a US citizen or permanent resident.

How to Apply

Applications should include the following:

  • Cover letter including:
    • Statement of research interests 
    • How the training grant will further your career in cancer survivorship
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Three letters of recommendation

            Applications should be sent to:

Nancy E. Avis, PhD
Director, Cancer Prevention & Control Traineeship
Cancer Prevention and Control Program
Department of Social Sciences and Health Policy
Division of Public Health Sciences
Wake Forest School of Medicine
Medical Center Blvd. 525@Vine
Winston-Salem, NC 27157 

Review of applications for 2016 will begin in the Fall of 2015.

For more information about the training program contact Dr. Avis at

Wake Forest Health Sciences is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  

Last Updated: 08-05-2015
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