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Doris Duke Foundation Pre-Applications due November 28th


Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Clincal Scientist Development Award Pre-Application

At the end of September, the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation (DDCF) released their call for Pre-proposal Applications​ in response to their 2019 Clinical Scientist Development Award (CDSA) Competition. The DDCF CSDA understands that physician scientists pursuing research careers face challenges that are particular to their dual roles as researchers and health care providers. The purpose of the DDCF CSDA is to provide support to physician scientists at the Assistant Professor rank to: 1) conduct an outstanding clinical research project, 2) enable research time protection to ease the tension between research and clinical responsibilities, and 3) facilitate development of strong mentorship relations. Pre-proposal applications are due by November 28, 2018 3:00 pm EST.