Center For Global Health
Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine

Fellowship Opportunities for Pre and Post Graduate Students


National Institutes of HealthFogarty Global Health Training Program (Harvard University, Boston University, Northwestern University, and University of New Mexico Consortium)
Description: The HBNU Fogarty Global Health Training Program offers opportunities in global health clinical research training for pre- and post-doctoral candidates from the U.S. and lower-middle-income countries (LMICs), sponsored by the Fogarty International Center (FIC) and several collaborating Institutes and Centers at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Participants can work in selected partner sites in Africa, South Asia, and South East Asia. The program provides 12 months mentored research fellowship, salary commensurate with level of training based on NRSA, funding for research support, international health insurance, required vaccinations, visa/passport fees, roundtrip travel to orientation and training site.
Eligibility: US doctoral students (PhD, DrPH, etc.), professional students (MD, DDS, DVM, PharmD, Engineering etc.) and postdoctoral fellows, as well as foreign postdoctoral fellows from affiliated international sites in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs).
Application Deadline/Start Date: Apply by November 1, 2018. Start date July 1, 2019.

Interested? Contact Kate Klein or Mark Huffman


Post-Graduate Fellowship in Global Health
Description: This graduate medical education fellowship is meant to provide a viable career track to post-graduate medical trainees at Northwestern’s Feinberg School of Medicine by promoting innovative global health research and education/training programs. The fellowship will provide salary support and fringe benefits for 12 months plus up to $10,000 to cover travel, housing, insurance, and research expenses.
Eligibility: Fellows/post-docs need to be already enrolled in a current post-graduate fellowship program at Northwestern’s Feinberg School of Medicine and have completed at least one but no more than three years of post-residency training by the proposed start date of the funding period. Fellows/post-docs from the Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Surgery, and Family & Community Medicine are eligible to apply. Applicants from other departments may be eligible pending approval from department chair/program director.
Application Deadline/Start Date: All application materials due February 1, 2019. Start date July 1, 2019.

Interested? Contact Kate Klein or Shannon Galvin