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Connell Postdoctoral Fellowship in Nursing Research

Training program overview:
This is a unique opportunity for early-career nurse researchers within two years of completing a PhD degree (graduation year 2022 or 2023) to receive postdoctoral training at one of the leading hospital-based research programs in the United States.

 The fellowship provides developmental support and resources to advance nursing research in:

Symptom Science in Adults- including the identification of symptoms and symptom management in the context of acute and chronic illnesses among diverse populations.
*Applicants with an interest in women’s health and women living with HIV strongly encouraged to apply. Applicants with an interest in nutrition and obesity research also encouraged.

The training program includes a dedicated mentor and a didactic curriculum that is sponsored by the Yvonne L. Munn Center for Nursing Research and the MGH Division of Clinical Research Education. The program’s overall objective is to cultivate expertise among nurses in the conduct of clinical studies that will improve patient care delivery.

Highlights of the Connell Postdoctoral Fellowship:

  • Salary support with benefits for 2 years.
  • Expert mentorship from accomplished nurse scientists within the Munn Center and across MGH and associated institutions.
  • Diverse training and research development opportunities within and outside of MGH, including Harvard Medical School and local nursing schools.
  • Collaboration with the MGH Postdoc Association which provides extensive support for research advancement, career development, communication and networking, and fosters community among MGH’s 1500 postdoctoral trainees.

For detailed information about the fellowship, including applicant requirements:
Fellowship Guidelines 

APPLY HERE: https://redcap.link/Connellpostdoctoralfellowship

KEY DATES:                                                                                                       
February 13, 2023 - Application due         
April 2023 - Notification
September 5, 2023 - Fellowship start date       


Questions? Wish to speak with the inaugural Connell Postdoctoral Fellow to learn more?
Email: munncenter@partners.org



updated 11/2/2022

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