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Post-Doctoral Training Grant In Cancer Survivorship

Applying to the Program

We currently have 1 position open for 2017.

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
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 

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

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

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