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Advanced Fellowship in Health Services Research

Be sure to consult the Fellowship Website for complete eligibility and competition requirements.

About this Fellowship

The Center for Care Delivery and Outcomes Research Advanced Fellowship in Health Services Research (CCDOR-HSR) from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs offers applicants with a PhD or MD funding and research mentors to conduct research and participate in clinical care in the Minneapolis VA Health Care System.

The CCDOR-HSR fellowship provides two years of training for eligible physicians, associated health or nursing professionals, and those with a PhD or equivalent in health services research, public health, the social sciences, statistics, bioscience, or related fields. Applicants must have completed their degrees prior to the start of the fellowship.

Fellows spend approximately 75% of their time in research and education and 25% in clinical care (or health care system improvement activities for non-clinicians) at the Minneapolis VA Health Care System.

PhD applicants must apply by December 15 each year. MD applicants may apply at any time.

Award Value

Fellows receive a salary based on years since graduation.

Eligibility Requirements

Requirements Details
Year(s) of Application Doctoral, Postdoctoral, Professional Degree: Health Sciences


US Citizen
Campus Nomination Required No

Last updated: December 7, 2023

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