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XB-JOB-1274
Career Awards for Medical Scientists
Lab None Closing Date 2020-10-01
Employer Name Burroghs Wellcome Fund Posting Date 2020-06-08
Employer URL https://www.bwfund.org Salary
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Location USA,  ,  various    
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Job URL https://www.bwfund.org/grant-programs/biomedical-sciences/career-awards-medical-scientists

Job Description

The Career Awards for Medical Scientists (CAMS) is a highly competitive program that provides $700,000 awards over five years for physician-scientists, who are committed to an academic career, to bridge advanced postdoctoral/fellowship training and the early years of faculty service. 

This award supports physician-scientists, who are committed to an academic career, to bridge advanced postdoctoral/fellowship training and the early years of faculty service. Proposals must be in the area of basic biomedical, disease-oriented, or translational research. Proposals in health services research or involving large-scale clinical trials are not eligible.

Eligibility:Limited to citizens or permanent or temporary residents of Canada and the U.S; candidates must be no more than 13 years past their clinical doctorate degree. Candidates who hold a junior faculty appointment  may be eligible if they have been in non-tenure track faculty positions for two years or less at the time of application

Proposals must be in the area of basic biomedical, disease-oriented, or translational research.  Proposals in health services research or involving large-scale clinical trials are not eligible. The previously funded individuals (or researchers) are listed in the Grant Recipients section of this program



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