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School of Medicine Columbia

Emerging Physician Scientists

The Emerging Physician Scientists program supports faculty with exceptional promise to enhance their research skills and develop pilot data to jump start their research careers.

About the Program

The Research Center for Transforming Health Emerging Physician Scientist Faculty Fellowship (EPS) program is an exciting opportunity for early career or transitioning physician scientists to gain experience and mentorship in translational research.

The EPS Faculty Fellowship is a 15-month program that will include education, training and pilot project funding, intended to inform a successful extramural grant application and submission. The EPS program aims to facilitate new and innovative, interdisciplinary, translational research with emphasis on diseases and conditions of importance to South Carolina’s future. 

View the complete 2023-2024 Request for Application (RFA)

Submit an online application

Letter of Intent must be emailed to the RCTH by October 3, 2022 

Applications must be submitted by November 1, 2022

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