Application Information

We are now accepting applications for appointments beginning in July 2017. Early inquiries are strongly encouraged. Submit your interest.

Qualified scholars will be:

  • Physicians who have completed residency or fellowships in emergency medicine, or other specialties (such as trauma surgery, pediatrics, hematology, internal medicine)

OR

  • Clinician-scientists (PhD's or equiv. research training such as nurses, psychologists or pharmacists)

Must have demonstrated interest in emergency care research

Special note for scholars pursuing research of interest to NHLBI
Examples of research topics of programmatic interest to NHLBI that Scholars might pursue include, but are not limited to: Diagnosis and management of acute manifestation of cardiopulmonary diseases, such as cardiac chest pain, heart failure, myocardial infarction, arrhythmias, pulmonary embolism, aortic dissection, and syncope. Diagnosis and management of acute manifestation of asthma (both in children and adults), COPD, pneumothorax. Diagnosis and management of acute manifestation of hemolytic anemias, hemoglobinopathies, disorders of hemostasis, hemorrhagic disorders, and severe or life threatening trauma

Special note for scholars pursuing research of interest to NINR
These scholars must have at least a baccalaureate degree in nursing and a research doctoral degree to be eligible.

Special note for scholars pursuing research of interest to NIMH
These scholars must have at least one NIMH funded mentor and a project that falls within the NIMH emergency care research mission.

Citizenship: Only U.S. citizens, non-citizen nationals or individuals lawfully admitted for permanent residence at the time an offer of an award is made, are eligible for this award. Individuals on temporary or student visas are not eligible to apply unless they have begun the process for becoming a permanent resident and expect to be admitted as a permanent resident by the earliest possible award date.

Scholars may not be or have been a PD/PI on an R01, R29, U01/U10, subproject of a Program Project (P01), Center (P50, P60, U54) grant, or individual mentored or non-mentored career development award (e.g., K01, K08, K22, K23, K25, K99/R00).

Express your interest  

To express your interest in applying to our program please submit:

  • Letter of Intent. Must address the following items:
    • Research Experience
    • Research content area(s) (Area of focus)
    • Career goals
    • 3 references
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Send to:

or via mail

OHSU Department of Emergency Medicine K-12 program
C/o Jennifer Cook | CDW-EM
3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd
Portland, OR 97239

If you have questions prior to submitting your interest to our program, please feel free to reach out to our leadership team.