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June 2018

Graduate School Calendar of Professional Development Events

Wednesday, May 23 – Friday, June 29
Epidemiology and Population Health Summer Institute at Columbia University (EPIC)
EPIC offers condensed summer course on a wide range of epidemiological topics for anyone interested in public health.

Sunday, June 3 – Saturday, June 16
Summer School on Modern Methods in Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Cison di Valmarino, Treviso, Italy
The School aims to provide introductory and advanced courses in medical statistics and epidemiology, and their application in etiology research and public health. Modern medical research is becoming increasingly formalized. Today researchers, physicians and health professionals are encouraged to use scientific data, including controlled experiments and well-structured observational data as the source for decision making. Evidence-based medicine is entering into many subspecialties, including public health science.

The School provides participants insight into available critical tools for planning research, for handling data and for interpreting results. Better understanding of scientific medical papers is a goal and it requires not only knowledge of the topic being investigated but also an understanding of the research methods being used. Examples include proper understanding of the meaning of a hazard ratio or a confidence interval and an understanding of the difference between a randomized controlled trial and a case-control study.

Monday, June 11 – Saturday, June 16
Pharmacoepidemiology Summer School in Denmark, Department of Clinical Epidemiology
A week-long course titled “Assessing risks and benefits of treatments: methodological issues” is a collection of advanced master classes taught by international experts in pharmacoepidemiology and comparative effectiveness research.

Monday, June 11 – Friday, June 22
Epi on the Island Summer Courses, Centre for Veterinary Epidemiological Research, University of Prince Edward Island
Two courses this year, each a week long on multilevel modelling and multivariate visualization and analysis.

Monday, June 11 – Friday, June 22
4th Annual McGill Summer Institute in Infectious Diseases and Global Health
The McGill Summer Institute features internationally known faculty, a focus on highly applicable new knowledge, and an opportunity to network with fellow global health professionals from around the world. The unique format of short non-credit professional development courses attracts a diverse group of participants, from industry leaders to NGO’s, academics and researchers, and advocacy group members.

Monday, June 11 – Friday, June 29
36th Graduate Summer Institute of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
The Graduate Summer Institute offers short, intensive courses in epidemiology and biostatistics intended to develop an understanding of the principles, methodologic strategies and practical aspects of epidemiological research.

Monday, June 11 – Friday, July 6
31st Residential Summer Course in Epidemiology, European Educational Programme in Epidemiology, Florence, Italy
The course, now in its thirty-first year, is intended for epidemiologists, public health practitioners, statisticians and clinicians with an interest in epidemiology. The course offers in the first two weeks five general modules on epidemiological study design and statistical analysis of epidemiological data. In the third week several special modules cover topics of current relevance for health and advanced methodological issues.

Saturday, June 16 – Friday, June 22
19th Annual Summer Program in Population Health, The Ohio State University College of Public Health
The Center for Public Health Practice at the Ohio State University’s College of Public Health, with support from the Ohio Colleges of Medicine Government Resource Center at The Ohio State University, is proud to bring to you the 19th Annual Summer Program in Population Health. Each year, the Summer Program brings world-renowned experts in public health to Columbus, Ohio. The unique design of the program provides an opportunity for individuals to learn in an atmosphere of intense scholarship and collaboration. This year’s courses offer a wide variety of topics to meet the needs of a broad public health workforce.

Tuesday, June 19
CTSI Research Day

  • “NIH Repays Your Student Loans”
    An in-depth overview of the NIH’s Loan Repayment Program
    1:00 – 2:00 PM, CTRB 3161/3162
  • Trainee/Scholar Interactive Poster Session
    2:00 PM, CTRB Lobby, First Floor
  • Poster Session and Reception
    2:00 – 5:00 PM, CTRB Lobby, First Floor

Monday, June 25 – Thursday, June 28
Causal Inference & Big Data Summer Institute, Center for Causal Inference, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
The Causal Inference and Big Data Summer Institute is a four-day, intensive learning experience. Each day offers didactic lectures by experts in the field and discussion of real examples. The causal inference days include some live demonstrations of data analysis. Participants who bring laptops will have the opportunity to implement the methods during the computer lab sessions. Prerequisites include familiarity with traditional data analysis methods (such as regression models) and the programming language R. The institute is aimed at practitioners in industry, researchers, and students who are interested in learning about these statistical methods and how to implement them in practice.

Monday, June 25 – Tuesday, June 26
UF Carpentries Club Summer 2018 Workshop
9:00 AM – 4:30 PM, CSE E251
The UF Carpentries Club, Informatics Institute, and Biodiversity Institute are combining to offer a two day Data Carpentry Workshop, Monday-Tuesday, June 25-26, 2018, to help the UF community get started learning R and common software development tools such as the OpenRefine, SQL, and spreadsheets. Need to learn some programming for a class? Have data you’re scared to work with in Excel? Want to collaborate effectively with your peers? We were there once too. Come start learning with us.

Tuesday, June 26
Shannan Rich Final Thesis Defense
10:00 – 10:45 AM, CTRB 3161/3162

Tuesday, June 26
Shannan Rich Post-Defense Reception
11:30 AM, CTRB 4240C

Thursday, June 28
PhD Student Lunch with Dr. Colin Walsh
12:00 – 1:00 PM, CTRB 4240C

Thursday, June 28
Epidemiology Seminar Series: Colin Walsh, MD, MA
4:00 – 5:00 PM, CTRB 2161 North & South

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July 2018

Monday, June 11 – Friday, July 6
31st Residential Summer Course in Epidemiology, European Educational Programme in Epidemiology, Florence, Italy
The course, now in its thirty-first year, is intended for epidemiologists, public health practitioners, statisticians and clinicians with an interest in epidemiology. The course offers in the first two weeks five general modules on epidemiological study design and statistical analysis of epidemiological data. In the third week several special modules cover topics of current relevance for health and advanced methodological issues.

Monday, July 2 – Friday, July 6
University College London Health and Society Summer School: Social Determinants of Health
The one week non-residential UCL Health and Society summer school: Social Determinants of Health will be held from 2nd to 6th July 2018 at UCL in central London. The summer school is organised by the Department of Epidemiology and Public Health. It provides an in-depth assessment of the social determinants of health from a global research, policy and governance perspective. Participants will have numerous opportunities for discussion over the one week course.

Sunday, July 8 – Friday, July 20
Summer Institute of Advanced Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Tel Aviv University
The Summer Institute of Advanced Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine offers a variety of intensive courses. The courses are one-week (26 academic hours) and include a 2-hour final exam. Each course is worth 2 academic credits (unless indicated otherwise) or can be taken as a non-credit course.

Sunday, July 8 – Friday, July 27
University of Michigan Summer Session in Epidemiology
The University of Michigan Summer Session in Epidemiology has been one of the most highly regarded summer epidemiology programs for more than 52 years. Taught by an international group of instructors, the curriculum is updated annually, focusing on principles, methods, and applications of epidemiology and biostatistics. The program can give you a career boost in just three intensive weeks.

Monday, July 9
Denny Fe Garcia Agana Final Dissertation Defense
2:00 – 3:00 PM, CTRB 2161 North & South

Monday, July 9
Denny Fe Garcia Agana Post-Defense Reception
4:00 PM, CTRB 4240C

Monday, July 9 – Wednesday, July 25
University of Washington School of Public Health 10th Annual Summer Institute in Statistics and Modeling in Infectious Diseases (SISMID)
The Summer Institute in Statistics and Modeling in Infectious Diseases (SISMID) is designed to introduce infectious disease researchers to modern methods of statistical analysis and mathematical modeling and to introduce statisticians and mathematical modelers to the statistical and dynamic problems posed by modern infectious disease data. Scholarships are available!

Monday, July 9 – Friday, July 27
University of Washington School of Public Health 23rd Summer Institute in Statistical Genetics (SISG)
For more than two decades, the Summer Institute in Statistical Genetics (SISG) has introduced geneticists to modern methods of statistical analysis and statisticians to the challenges posted by modern genetic data. Scholarships are available!

Tuesday, July 10
Sadaf Milani Final Dissertation Defense
1:30 – 2:30 PM, CTRB

Tuesday, July 10
Sadaf Milani Post-Defense Reception
3:30 PM, CTRB 4240C

Wednesday, July 11 – Friday, July 27
University of Washington School of Public Health 4th Annual Summer Institute in Statistics for Big Data (SISBID)
The Summer Institute for Big Data (SISBID) is designed to introduce biologists, quantitative scientists, and statisticians to modern statistical techniques for the analysis of biological big data.

Wednesday, July 18 – Friday, July 20
Manchester Digital Epidemiology Summer School, Health e-Research Centre, Manchester, United Kingdom
The summer school is intended for clinical epidemiologists, health informaticians, health data scientists, and clinicians with an interest in epidemiology and/or data science. Delegates from academic, industry and other backgrounds are welcome.

Monday, July 23 – Friday, July 27
University of Washington School of Public Health 5th Annual Summer Institute in Statistics for Clinical Research (SISCR)
The Summer Institute in Statistics for Clinical Research (SISCR) is designed to introduce participants to state-of-the-art methodology for biomedical studies, including clinical trials and observational studies.

Monday, July 23 – Friday, July 27
29th International Summer School of Epidemiology, Ulm University, Germany
In cooperation with the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health at Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA and the International Graduate School in Molecular Medicine Ulm at Ulm University, Germany.

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August 2018

Monday, August 6 – Friday, August 24
Erasmus Summer Programme, Erasmus MC Netherlands Institute for Health Sciences, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Each year the Erasmus Summer Programme provides hundreds of students, researchers and health professionals with the opportunity to boost their scientific careers. It is a specialized event in English that offers three weeks of á la carte research training in quantitative medical and health research.

Friday, August 10
APHA Early Bird Registration Deadline

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September 2018

Friday, September 14
APHA Advance Registration Deadline

Sunday, September 23 – Tuesday, September 25
Annual Meeting of the American College of Epidemiology
Cincinnati, OH

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October 2018

Monday, October 22 – Thursday, October 25
Tackling Complexity in Medicine and Public Health Using Large Databases, Università Telematica San Raffaele Roma
This workshop will provide participants with an understanding of the theoretical foundation and practical skills necessary to apply qualitative methods for population health research.

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November 2018

Saturday, November 10 – Wednesday, November 14
APHA Annual Meeting and Expo
San Diego, CA

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December 2018

December, dates TBD
Clinic on Dynamical Approaches to Infectious Disease Data (DAIDD)
DAIDD is a week-long modeling clinic that provides an introduction to dynamical models used in the study of infectious disease dynamics. Instruction focuses on the conceptual foundations of modeling and model formulation for infectious disease research.

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January 2019

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Advance Registration Open Oct 29-Dec 18
Dec 20-Jan 3
Apr 2-May 8
May 10
Apr 2-May 8
May 10-Aug 14
Aug 16-20
Registration Deadline Jan 4 May 11 Aug 21
Drop/Add Period Jan 7-11 May 14-15 Aug 22-24
Aug 27-28
Employee EEP Registration Jan 7-11 May 14-15 Aug 22-24
Aug 27-28
Fee Payments Due Jan 18 May 25 Aug 31
Degree Application Deadline Feb 1 Jul 5 Sep 14
Dissertation First Submission TBD Jun 12 TBD
Dissertation Transmittal Letter Due TBD Jun 12 TBD
Thesis First Submission TBD Jul 9 TBD
Thesis Final Exam Form Due TBD Jul 9 TBD
Thesis & Dissertation Final Submission TBD Jul 27 TBD
Thesis & Dissertation ETD Signature Page Due TBD Jul 27 TBD
Dissertation Final Exam Form Due TBD Jul 27 TBD
Final Clearance Deadline TBD Aug 8 TBD
Last Day of Classes Apr 24 Aug 10 Dec 5
Holidays; no classes. GAs are expected to report to work on bolded dates. Jan 21: Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Mar 4-8: Spring Break
May 28: Memorial Day
Jun 25-29: Summer Break
Jul 4: Independence Day
Sep 3: Labor Day
Nov 2: Homecoming
Nov 12: Veterans Day
Nov 21: Thanksgiving Break
Nov 22-23: Thanksgiving Break

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Seminars and Hosting

Tuesday, June 26
Shannan Rich Final Thesis Defense
10:00 – 10:45 AM, CTRB 3161/3162

Tuesday, June 26
Shannan Rich Post-Defense Reception
11:30 AM, CTRB 4240C

Thursday, June 28
PhD Student Lunch with Dr. Colin Walsh
12:00 – 1:00 PM, CTRB 4240C

Thursday, June 28
Epidemiology Seminar Series: Colin Walsh, MD, MA
4:00 – 5:00 PM, CTRB 2161 North & South

Monday, July 9
Denny Fe Garcia Agana Final Dissertation Defense
2:00 – 3:00 PM, CTRB 2161 North & South

Monday, July 9
Denny Fe Garcia Agana Post-Defense Reception
4:00 PM, CTRB 4240C

Tuesday, July 10
Sadaf Milani Final Dissertation Defense
1:30 – 2:30 PM, CTRB

Tuesday, July 10
Sadaf Milani Post-Defense Reception
3:30 PM, CTRB 4240C

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Calls for Abstracts

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Research Days and Professional Conferences

Tuesday, June 19
CTSI Research Day

  • “NIH Repays Your Student Loans”
    An in-depth overview of the NIH’s Loan Repayment Program
    1 p.m. – 2 p.m.
    Room 3161/3162, Third Floor, CTRB
  • Trainee/Scholar Interactive Poster Session
    2 p.m.
    CTRB Lobby, First Floor
  • Poster Session and Reception
    2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
    CTRB Lobby, First Floor

Friday, August 10
APHA Early Bird Registration Deadline

Friday, September 14
APHA Advance Registration Deadline

Sunday, September 23 – Tuesday, September 25
Annual Meeting of the American College of Epidemiology
Cincinnati, OH

Saturday, November 10 – Wednesday, November 14
APHA Annual Meeting and Expo
San Diego, CA

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Workshops and Professional Development

Graduate School Calendar of Professional Development Events

Career Resource Center Events and Programs

Career Resource Center Career Fairs

Wednesday, May 23 – Friday, June 29
Epidemiology and Population Health Summer Institute at Columbia University (EPIC)
EPIC offers condensed summer course on a wide range of epidemiological topics for anyone interested in public health.

Sunday, June 3 – Saturday, June 16
Summer School on Modern Methods in Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Cison di Valmarino, Treviso, Italy
The School aims to provide introductory and advanced courses in medical statistics and epidemiology, and their application in etiology research and public health. Modern medical research is becoming increasingly formalized. Today researchers, physicians and health professionals are encouraged to use scientific data, including controlled experiments and well-structured observational data as the source for decision making. Evidence-based medicine is entering into many subspecialties, including public health science.

The School provides participants insight into available critical tools for planning research, for handling data and for interpreting results. Better understanding of scientific medical papers is a goal and it requires not only knowledge of the topic being investigated but also an understanding of the research methods being used. Examples include proper understanding of the meaning of a hazard ratio or a confidence interval and an understanding of the difference between a randomized controlled trial and a case-control study.

Monday, June 11 – Saturday, June 16
Pharmacoepidemiology Summer School in Denmark, Department of Clinical Epidemiology
A week-long course titled “Assessing risks and benefits of treatments: methodological issues” is a collection of advanced master classes taught by international experts in pharmacoepidemiology and comparative effectiveness research.

Monday, June 11 – Friday, June 22
Epi on the Island Summer Courses, Centre for Veterinary Epidemiological Research, University of Prince Edward Island
Two courses this year, each a week long on multilevel modelling and multivariate visualization and analysis.

Monday, June 11 – Friday, June 22
4th Annual McGill Summer Institute in Infectious Diseases and Global Health
The McGill Summer Institute features internationally known faculty, a focus on highly applicable new knowledge, and an opportunity to network with fellow global health professionals from around the world. The unique format of short non-credit professional development courses attracts a diverse group of participants, from industry leaders to NGO’s, academics and researchers, and advocacy group members.

Monday, June 11 – Friday, June 29
36th Graduate Summer Institute of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
The Graduate Summer Institute offers short, intensive courses in epidemiology and biostatistics intended to develop an understanding of the principles, methodologic strategies and practical aspects of epidemiological research.

Monday, June 11 – Friday, July 6
31st Residential Summer Course in Epidemiology, European Educational Programme in Epidemiology, Florence, Italy
The course, now in its thirty-first year, is intended for epidemiologists, public health practitioners, statisticians and clinicians with an interest in epidemiology. The course offers in the first two weeks five general modules on epidemiological study design and statistical analysis of epidemiological data. In the third week several special modules cover topics of current relevance for health and advanced methodological issues.

Saturday, June 16 – Friday, June 22
19th Annual Summer Program in Population Health, The Ohio State University College of Public Health
The Center for Public Health Practice at the Ohio State University’s College of Public Health, with support from the Ohio Colleges of Medicine Government Resource Center at The Ohio State University, is proud to bring to you the 19th Annual Summer Program in Population Health. Each year, the Summer Program brings world-renowned experts in public health to Columbus, Ohio. The unique design of the program provides an opportunity for individuals to learn in an atmosphere of intense scholarship and collaboration. This year’s courses offer a wide variety of topics to meet the needs of a broad public health workforce.

Monday, June 25 – Thursday, June 28
Causal Inference & Big Data Summer Institute, Center for Causal Inference, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
The Causal Inference and Big Data Summer Institute is a four-day, intensive learning experience. Each day offers didactic lectures by experts in the field and discussion of real examples. The causal inference days include some live demonstrations of data analysis. Participants who bring laptops will have the opportunity to implement the methods during the computer lab sessions. Prerequisites include familiarity with traditional data analysis methods (such as regression models) and the programming language R. The institute is aimed at practitioners in industry, researchers, and students who are interested in learning about these statistical methods and how to implement them in practice.

Monday, June 25 – Tuesday, June 26
UF Carpentries Club Summer 2018 Workshop
9:00 AM – 4:30 PM, CSE E251
The UF Carpentries Club, Informatics Institute, and Biodiversity Institute are combining to offer a two day Data Carpentry Workshop, Monday-Tuesday, June 25-26, 2018, to help the UF community get started learning R and common software development tools such as the OpenRefine, SQL, and spreadsheets. Need to learn some programming for a class? Have data you’re scared to work with in Excel? Want to collaborate effectively with your peers? We were there once too. Come start learning with us.

Monday, July 2 – Friday, July 6
University College London Health and Society Summer School: Social Determinants of Health
The one week non-residential UCL Health and Society summer school: Social Determinants of Health will be held from 2nd to 6th July 2018 at UCL in central London. The summer school is organised by the Department of Epidemiology and Public Health. It provides an in-depth assessment of the social determinants of health from a global research, policy and governance perspective. Participants will have numerous opportunities for discussion over the one week course.

Sunday, July 8 – Friday, July 20
Summer Institute of Advanced Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Tel Aviv University
The Summer Institute of Advanced Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine offers a variety of intensive courses. The courses are one-week (26 academic hours) and include a 2-hour final exam. Each course is worth 2 academic credits (unless indicated otherwise) or can be taken as a non-credit course.

Sunday, July 8 – Friday, July 27
University of Michigan Summer Session in Epidemiology
The University of Michigan Summer Session in Epidemiology has been one of the most highly regarded summer epidemiology programs for more than 52 years. Taught by an international group of instructors, the curriculum is updated annually, focusing on principles, methods, and applications of epidemiology and biostatistics. The program can give you a career boost in just three intensive weeks.

Monday, July 9 – Wednesday, July 25
University of Washington School of Public Health 10th Annual Summer Institute in Statistics and Modeling in Infectious Diseases (SISMID)
The Summer Institute in Statistics and Modeling in Infectious Diseases (SISMID) is designed to introduce infectious disease researchers to modern methods of statistical analysis and mathematical modeling and to introduce statisticians and mathematical modelers to the statistical and dynamic problems posed by modern infectious disease data. Scholarships are available!

Monday, July 9 – Friday, July 27
University of Washington School of Public Health 23rd Summer Institute in Statistical Genetics (SISG)
For more than two decades, the Summer Institute in Statistical Genetics (SISG) has introduced geneticists to modern methods of statistical analysis and statisticians to the challenges posted by modern genetic data. Scholarships are available!

Wednesday, July 11 – Friday, July 27
University of Washington School of Public Health 4th Annual Summer Institute in Statistics for Big Data (SISBID)
The Summer Institute for Big Data (SISBID) is designed to introduce biologists, quantitative scientists, and statisticians to modern statistical techniques for the analysis of biological big data.

Wednesday, July 18 – Friday, July 20
Manchester Digital Epidemiology Summer School, Health e-Research Centre, Manchester, United Kingdom
The summer school is intended for clinical epidemiologists, health informaticians, health data scientists, and clinicians with an interest in epidemiology and/or data science. Delegates from academic, industry and other backgrounds are welcome.

Monday, July 23 – Friday, July 27
University of Washington School of Public Health 5th Annual Summer Institute in Statistics for Clinical Research (SISCR)
The Summer Institute in Statistics for Clinical Research (SISCR) is designed to introduce participants to state-of-the-art methodology for biomedical studies, including clinical trials and observational studies.

Monday, July 23 – Friday, July 27
29th International Summer School of Epidemiology, Ulm University, Germany
In cooperation with the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health at Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA and the International Graduate School in Molecular Medicine Ulm at Ulm University, Germany.

Monday, August 6 – Friday, August 24
Erasmus Summer Programme, Erasmus MC Netherlands Institute for Health Sciences, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Each year the Erasmus Summer Programme provides hundreds of students, researchers and health professionals with the opportunity to boost their scientific careers. It is a specialized event in English that offers three weeks of á la carte research training in quantitative medical and health research.

Monday, October 22 – Thursday, October 25
Tackling Complexity in Medicine and Public Health Using Large Databases, Università Telematica San Raffaele Roma
This workshop will provide participants with an understanding of the theoretical foundation and practical skills necessary to apply qualitative methods for population health research.

December, dates TBD
Clinic on Dynamical Approaches to Infectious Disease Data (DAIDD)
DAIDD is a week-long modeling clinic that provides an introduction to dynamical models used in the study of infectious disease dynamics. Instruction focuses on the conceptual foundations of modeling and model formulation for infectious disease research.

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Funding Opportunities

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Scholarships

UF Scholarship Search Engine

American Federation for Aging Research Scholarships for Research in the Biology of Aging
In order to continue to attract new generations of talented investigators, the Glenn/AFAR Scholarships for Research in the Biology of Aging have been established. The program is designed to give students enrolled in MD, DO, PhD, or combined-degree programs the opportunity to conduct a three-to-six-month research project focused on biomedical research in aging. The program aims to give students the chance to learn more about the field of aging research, as well as increase their understanding of the challenges involved in improving the quality of life for older people.

Foundation for Women’s Wellness Fellowship Awards
We believe that to improve women’s health we must also invest in the future. FWW’s Fellowship Awards recognize and support MD/PhD candidates or graduates pursuing fellowship or specialty training and working on research in women’s health. This award goes directly to the individual awardee to acknowledge and support her/his academic, training and research success and pursuits.

The Helen Hay Whitney Foundation Research Fellowship
The Helen Hay Whitney Foundation supports early postdoctoral research training in all basic biomedical sciences. To attain its ultimate goal of increasing the number of imaginative, well-trained and dedicated medical scientists, the Foundation grants financial support of sufficient duration to help further the careers of young men and women engaged in biological or medical research.

Society for Neuroscience Individual Prizes and Fellowships
These awards recognize students, postdoctoral fellows, and scientists who have received an advanced degree within the past 10 years and who have made significant accomplishments in the field of neuroscience.

Southern Regional Education Board Doctoral Award
You may apply for this award if you are within the first year of your PhD program or are expecting admission before the academic year begins.

The Doctoral Award offers three years of direct program support and two years of institutional support from the scholar’s college, university and/or department, in the form of a $20,000 annual stipend. Each recipient also is awarded up to five years of university-covered tuition and fees (unless the institution prohibits a fee waiver). In addition, the program provides professional development support and covers expenses associated with attending the annual Compact for Faculty Diversity Institute on Teaching and Mentoring.

Hispanic Scholarship Fund
The HSF Scholarship is designed to assist students of Hispanic heritage obtain a college degree. Awards are based on merit; amounts range from $500 to $5,000, based on relative need, among the Scholars selected.

American Indian Graduate Center (AIGC) Scholars Graduate Opportunities
AIGC provides financial support for American Indians and Alaska Natives seeking higher education, and supports them in attaining undergraduate, graduate, and professional degrees. AIGC partners with Tribes, the federal government, foundations, corporations, and individuals to ensure the growth and sustainability of scholarships.

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Grants

Ruth L. Kirschstein Predoctoral Individual National Research Service Award (F31)
To provide predoctoral individuals with supervised research training in specified health and health-related areas leading toward the research doctoral degree (e.g., PhD).

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) funds a wide array of research and initiatives to help address some of America’s most pressing health challenges. In addition to opportunities presented through targeted grant programs and funding partnerships, RWJF continually accept brief proposals for funding of new and creative approaches to building a Culture of Health.

International students are eligible for some grants, and grant search materials can be found at the UF Libraries Grants and Fellowships: Funding Opportunities. A yearly workshop is available for finding grants for international students. Also see the Libraries’ list of databases, such as IRIS and Community of Science (COS), to aid your funding search.

The UF Office of Research maintains a number of funding opportunity resources for all members of the UF community, including a list of funding opportunities specifically for graduate students.

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Travel

Chair of Epidemiology Travel Award
Chair’s Travel Awards are matching funds up to $500 for travel-related expenses. The Chair will match any funds provided by the research mentor for travel, up to $500. A student may be awarded the Chair’s Travel Award up to three times per year.

View the funding announcement and the application.

UF Office of Research Graduate Student Request for Travel Funds
The UF Office of Research (OR) and the UF Division of Sponsored Programs (DSP) offer travel funding for graduate students. Click on the above link to download a PDF file (readable and printable with Adobe Acrobat Reader, available for free online) for more information about applying for such funds.

UF Graduate Student Council Travel Grants
The UF Graduate Student Council offers travel grants to help graduate students attend conferences and present their research. For more information, applications and deadlines, click on the above link.

UF Center for European Studies Travel Grants
The UF Center for European Studies (CES) offers annual competitions for graduate student travel grants to assist UF graduate students with travel to Europe to pursue dissertation research, or to present work at a scholarly conference or workshop. These grants are open to all UF graduate students regardless of discipline as long as the subject of the research or talk is related to contemporary Europe.

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Dissertation

Delores Auzenne Dissertation Award
The Delores Auzenne Dissertation Award, named in honor of Delores Auzenne, was established to assist underrepresented doctoral students with little or no funding to complete their dissertations. The program provides funding to PhD candidates in the advanced stages of their dissertations. Students on fellowships or assistantship are not eligible.

The award provides up to $15,000, and up to 5 credit hours of in-state tuition and fees. Successful applicants may receive funds over the course of Summer and the following Fall Semester or Spring Semester and the following Summer.

Graduate School Doctoral Dissertation Award
The Graduate School Doctoral Dissertation Award is a competitively need based awards program to provide final stage funding over a 4­ to 6 month period for PhD candidates with exhausted funding. This support is intended to allow recipients the time and resources to focus exclusively on their dissertation through defense, final clearance by the Editorial Office, and graduation.

The award provides up to $15,000, and up to 5 credit hours of in-state tuition and fee assistance. Successful applicants may receive funds over the course of Spring, Summer and Fall semesters.

Supplemental Retention Scholarship
The UF Office of Graduate Diversity Initiatives (OGDI) Supplemental Retention Scholarship is designed for UF doctoral students, who are three or fewer semesters away from graduation but are no longer eligible to receive a fellowship, assistantship or other funding from their department or college. It provides limited tuition assistance and the help of a structured retention program under the UF Office of Graduate Diversity Initiatives (OGDI).

Southern Regional Educational Board Dissertation Award
You may apply for this award if you have completed all course work and comprehensive/preliminary exams and have defended (or will defend) the dissertation prospectus successfully before the academic year begins.

The Dissertation Award offers a one-year, $20,000 stipend, university-covered tuition and fees (unless the institution prohibits a fee waiver), a $500 research allowance, and professional development support. It also covers expenses associated with attending the annual Compact for Faculty Diversity Institute on Teaching and Mentoring.

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Postgraduate Jobs

Career Resource Center PHHP Career Community

Career Resource Center COM Career Community

Rollins School of Public Health Public Health Employment Connection (PHEC)

Science 2018 Career Handbook

AAAS Science and Policy Fellowships

Postdoctoral Research Scientist, Department of Biomedical Informatics, Columbia University

Assistant Member of Epidemiology, Center for Outcomes Research, JPS Health Network

Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth Postdoctoral Training Program for Quantitative Biomedical Sciences in Cancer

Postdoctoral Fellows, Channing Division of Network Medicine (CDNM), Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School

Postdoctoral Research Scientist, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health (Tobacco control research)

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Epidemiology – School of Public Health, University of North Texas Health Science Center

The Office of Postdoctoral Affairs maintains a list of job posting databases and resources.

Postdoctoral and faculty positions at the University of Florida may be found on https://jobs.ufl.edu/.

The Office of Postdoctoral Affairs publishes job opportunities for postdocs in the Postdoctoral Update Newsletter, emailed to all UF postdocs once a week.

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UF Open Access Publishing Fund
The University of Florida Open Access Publishing (UFOAP) Fund supports the goal of making UF research findings available immediately without charge to all readers. When funds are not available from other sources, the Fund will assist UF authors by paying reasonable Article Processing Charges (APCs) assessed by publishers of open access journals, including hybrid open access journals. The Fund does not cover the assessment of page charges, color illustration fees, reprints, etc. Articles that comply with the Application Guidelines set forth below will be funded on a first-come, first-served basis, subject to the availability of funds. No endorsement of any journal or of the research merit of any article is implied by this funding.

UF/Santa Fe College Faculty Development Project
The UF/Santa Fe College Faculty Development Project is a partnership between the University of Florida and local Santa Fe College that aims to increase faculty diversity at Santa Fe College while providing African American and Hispanic doctoral students at UF with valuable teaching experience. Participants teach two courses per year at SFC and assist in its recruitment and retention of minority and underrepresented students. The program provides a stipend of $15,000 for nine months, in-state tuition, fees, and health insurance for fall-spring semesters with an additional amount supplied by UF. Participants must have a master’s degree in an approved field, 18 credit hours of graduate level hours in an approved field completed, and have passed their qualifying exams.

Control Flu Internship
The ControlFlu program provides free flu vaccinations for Pre-K through 12th grade students in Alachua County. ControlFlu is a coalition of physicians, pharmacists, nurses, and students that volunteer their time to the program. The key to the program’s success are their volunteers. They are seeking individuals who are committed and passionate to adding to their team and continuing theirr mission. ControlFlu offers a dynamic internship opportunity that provides insight and experience into the fields of health promotion and disease prevention. If interested please send a current resume and fall schedule to the program coordinator, Leslie Morris, at lesliemorris@ufl.edu.

CLAS Teaching Center Graduate Teaching Assistantship
The CLAS Teaching Center is now accepting applications for our graduate student assistantships. If you are a graduate student with a background in mathematics, sciences, engineering, or education and are interested in a 10-20 hour assistantship beginning in the summer or fall semester, please complete an application here: https://teachingcenter.ufl.edu/about-us/employment-opportunities/graduate-assistant-position-application/. The UF Teaching Center is a wonderful place to work, and we are looking to add dedicated, hard-workers to our team!

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