This 2-year Postdoctoral Training Program in Behavioral Geriatrics develops independent investigators capable of conducting patient-oriented research to improve the quality of life and quality of care of older adults. The Program is co-led by Cary Reid, MD, PhD, Director of the Translational Research Institute on Pain in Later Life and Holly G. Prigerson, PhD, Director of the Center for Research on End-of-Life Care both based in the Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine at Weill Cornell Medicine. Applications are accepted from both MD and PhD postdoctoral trainees (2/year) seeking careers at the intersection of biomedical and innovative social/behavioral approaches to improve care and care outcomes in older adults.
Application are due February 1st of desired start year. Candidates will be selected on a rolling basis each year until each of the two new slots per year are filled.
Please see the links below for more information:
- T32 Program Information
- Translational Research Institute for Pain in Later Life (TRIPLL)
- Weill Cornell Medical Center for Research on End-of-Life Care
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