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NIMH Research Education Programs Supporting Psychiatric Residents

The NIMH encourages applications to the following Research Education Grant (R25) funding opportunity from Institutions/Organizations that propose innovative research educational activities during psychiatry residency for research-oriented residents. These programs will facilitate the development of research-oriented physician-scientists who are prepared to conduct research in scientific areas that fulfill the objectives of the NIMH Strategic Plan.

Link to Program Announcement:

NIMH Research Education Programs Supporting Psychiatric Residents (R25) 

Currently Funded Programs:

For Medical Residents:

Institution Program Name Program Directors / Contacts Link to Website
Brown University Promoting Research Training During Psychiatry Residency Jane Eisen, MD
Katherine Anne Phillips, MD
Website 
Columbia University Priming the Pump: Training Physician-Scientists for Translational Neuroscience Maria A. Oquendo, MD
Joshua Gordon, MD, PhD
Harold A. Pincus, MD
Website 
Emory University Emory Psychiatry Clinical Scientist Training Program (CSTP)

Kerry Ressler, MD/PhD;
Andrew H. Miller, MD;
Katrina Johnson, PhD

Website 
Harvard University Fostering Research Mentorship and Training During Psychiatry Residency Maurizio Fava, MD
Justin T. Baker, MD, PhD
Website 
Mount Sinai, School of Medicine Combined Psychiatry Residency and PhD Training at Mount Sinai Ronald Reider, MD Website 
University of California, San Diego Psychiatry Research Residency Training Track Neal Swerdlow, MD, PhD Website 
University of California, San Francisco Training the Next Generation of Mental Health Researchers Carol A. Matthews, MD Website 
University of Texas, Southwestern Medical Center Translational Research Activities in Neuropsychiatry (TRAIN) Madhukar H. Trivedi, MD Website 
Yale University Integrated Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Training (IMPORT) in Psychiatry Robert T. Malison, MD
Robert Rohrbaugh, MD
Website 

For Medical Students:

Institution Program Name Program Directors / Contacts Link to Website
University of California, San Diego Research Training Program in Geriatric Neuropsychiatry for Medical Students

Dilip V. Jeste, MD
Maja Gawronska, MD

Website 
University of Pittsburgh Recruitment of Medical Students to Careers in Mental Health Research Gretchen Haas, PhD Website 
Yale University Research Training for Medical Students & Physician-Scientists in Child Psychiatry Andres S Martin, MD, MPH Website