Applications due for the NIA Butler-Williams Scholars Program
Location: Bethesda, MD
The Butler-Williams Scholars Program provides unique opportunities for junior faculty and researchers who are new to the field of aging to gain insight about research on aging, to learn how to build a successful research career, and to engage with like-minded peers.
Led by NIA scientific staff and senior extramural researchers, the week-long program includes lectures, seminars, and informal small group discussions. Sessions cover topics including:
Research design relative to aging
The biology of aging
Genetics and Alzheimer's disease
Health, behavior, and aging
Geriatrics and clinical gerontology research
Health disparities research related to aging
Date of Program: July 30-August 3, 2018
Program Location: Bethesda, MD
Eligibility: Qualified applicants must hold a doctoral degree (Ph.D., M.D., etc.). Only applicants working in the field of aging or actively considering this research field will be considered.
To Apply: Complete and submit the application form, then send the required supporting documents by email.
Application Deadline: March 23, 2018