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Massachusetts General Hospital Clinical Translational Fellowship at Pfizer
This Fellowship provides a unique opportunity for a Massachusetts General Hospital, board-certified or board-eligible physician scientist trained in Psychiatry to spend a period of up to two years working with the Pfizer Neuroscience Research Unit (NSRU) in Cambridge, Massachusetts and performing clinical activities at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston.
The clinician scientist will have an opportunity to work on different projects as a member of the Pfizer Computational Neuromedicine and Human Biology team that helps to bridge the Pre-Clinical Science and Clinical Development teams. The clinician scientist will also be trained in translational medicine and pharmaceutical industry drug development in preparation for a future role as an industry clinical research leader or academic clinical researcher.
Prior experience in drug development/translational research is not required. The clinician scientists are selected by a joint Pfizer-Massachusetts General Hospital Search Committee and employed by the Department of Psychiatry at the Massachusetts General Hospital. There is a 75% protected time commitment to the Pfizer NSRU and a 25% commitment to clinical activities at Massachusetts General Hospital within the Department of Psychiatry. The program provides up to $75,000 annual salary support plus benefits. The awardee may receive additional support for course tuition, travel and supplies. Appointments begin on July 1, 2015.
Minimum Eligibility Requirements:
Program Start Date: July 1, 2015 (2 year program)
Questions about the program can be directed towards:
Maurizio Fava, M.D. Executive Vice Chair, Department of Psychiatry Massachusetts General Hospital Tel (617) 724-0838 firstname.lastname@example.org
Please submit your application as one PDF file by Dec. 1, 2014 to:
Andrea Evans Education Programs Coordinator Massachusetts General Hospital Tel (617) 643-9136 email@example.com
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