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NIMH Research Education Programs Supporting Psychiatry 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 Psychiatry Residents (R25) 

Currently Funded Programs:

For Medical Residents:

Institution Program Name Program Directors / Contacts
Brown University Promoting Research Training During Psychiatry Residency 

Audrey Tyrka, MD, PhD
Noah Philip, MD

Columbia University Priming the Pump: Training Physician-Scientists for Translational Neuroscience  Melissa Arbuckle MD/PhD
David Leonardo MD/PhD
Emory University Emory Psychiatry Clinical Scientist Training Program (CSTP)  Andrew H. Miller, MD;
Katrina Johnson, PhD
Harvard University Fostering Research Mentorship and Training During Psychiatry Residency  Maurizio Fava, MD
Rachel Ross, MD, PhD
Shelly Greenfield, MD
Mount Sinai, School of Medicine Combined Psychiatry Residency and PhD Training at Mount Sinai  Wayne Goodman, MD
Antonia New, MD
New York State Psychiatric Institute Research Education in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Residency  Jeremy Veenstra-VanderWeele, MD
Northwestern University Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences offers a Psychiatry Resident Research Program 

Evan Goulding, MD, PhD

University of California, San Diego Psychiatry Research Residency Training Track  Neal Swerdlow, MD, PhD
University of California, San Francisco Training the Next Generation of Mental Health Researchers  Carol A. Matthews, MD
University of Pennsylvania Educating Physician Scientists in Psychiatry (EPSP) 

Maria Oquendo, MD
Matthew Kayser, MD, PhD

University of Texas, Southwestern Medical Center Translational Research Activities in Neuropsychiatry (TRAIN)  Madhukar H. Trivedi, MD
Yale University Integrated Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Training (IMPORT) in Psychiatry  Robert T. Malison, MD
Robert Rohrbaugh, MD
Yale University Research Training for Medical Students & Physician-Scientists in Child Psychiatry  Andres S Martin, MD, MPH