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October 28, 2020

ICRE Alum Dr. John Szymusiak Appointed to Leadership Roles in the Department of Pediatrics

Assistant Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics John Szymusiak, MD, MS, FAAP, was recently named the Associate Vice Chair for Undergraduate …

October 8, 2020

ICRE Alum and GIM Faculty Dr. Utibe Essien Recognized for Work in Racial and Ethnic Disparities During COVID-19

Utibe R. Essien, MD, MPH, was selected by Business Insider as one of 30 leaders under 40 …

November 5, 2020

Health Services Research Seminar
Speaker: Tamar Krishnamurti, PhD


"I am convinced that mentorship is critical to the success of young investigators.  Through the ICRE I gained valuable mentorship and then was given an opportunity to become a mentor myself.  In addition, the perspective on clinical research has enabled me to envision a medical technology all the way from the bench side to the bedside, which is quite uncommon in my field."

Chairman of the Department of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering
William Kepler Whiteford Endowed Professor
2011 Clinical and Translational Science Scholars Program Graduate
2009 Certificate in Clinical Research Program Graduate

Grant Opportunities

American Heart Association Research Programs

The American Heart Association offers several funding opportunities that may be applicable to ICRE trainees.


New T32 Training Program in Antimicrobial Resistance at Pitt

This program, offered by the Division of Infectious Diseases, will be of interest to postdocs who would like to study antimicrobial resistance of bacterial, fungal, or viral pathogens.


2021 Doris Duke Physician-Scientist Fellowship

The PSF provides grants to physician-scientists at the subspecialty fellowship level who are seeking to conduct additional years of research beyond their subspecialty requirement.


Washington University LEAD Global Training Program:

This T37 program trains pre- and postdoctoral students from universities across the US in various disciplines in the area of global mental health.


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