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Applying to the Program

Now accepting applications for postdoctoral fellowships! Deadline extended!

See the PRACCTIS Request for Applications Deadline Extended PRACCTIS RFA July 2020.pdf

Full applications are due August 31, 2020.

Eligible Candidates

  • Trainees must be interested in pursuing a career focused on cancer prevention and control implementation research. All applicants must pursue independent research in this area.
  • Eligible trainees will have doctoral degrees (MD, DO, Ph.D., Sc.D., etc.) and a primary mentor affiliated with one of the partnering institutions. For external candidates, potential mentors will be identified during the interview process.
  • Applicants, per federal policy, must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. UMass Medical School is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

How to Apply

Applications should include the following:

  • A candidate statement describing your professional background, unique qualifications and career goals consistent with implementation research in cancer prevention and control and potential mentors (2 pages)
  • Specific aims of planned independent research during time in the program (1 page) 
  • Your curriculum vitae or NIH biosketch
  • Two letters of reference.

Please direct any questions about the program to

UMass Medical School is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

This program is funded by National Cancer Institute Grant # 2 T32 CA172009-06.