Training and Education

Training and Education

CHeSS provides training opportunities and professional development at each educational and career level. For example, we offer pipeline training for high school students  as well as fellowships for predoctoral and postdoctoral students. We also provide short term training opportunities and coursework through the Committee on Clinical and Translational Science (CCTS).

Feel free to contact us for specialized assistance; we can offer information on external training opportunities.

Now Accepting Applications

PCOR K12 Faculty Development Program
Application deadline: April 23, 2018, at 5 pm Central Time

NIA T32 Demography and Economics of Aging Predoctoral Fellowship and Student Affiliates
Application deadline: June 18, 2018, at 5 pm Central Time. 

NIA T32 Demography and Economics of Aging Postdoctoral Fellowship
Application deadline: Rolling. Applications will be reviewed starting in late February 2018.

TL1 Postdoctoral Program in Clinical Research and Medical Informatics 
Application deadline: Rolling. Positions will be filling starting immediately; most positions will be filled by March 2018. View the RFA here. 

All Training Programs

Explore all of our training programs, listed by educational and/or career level:

Dual Degree Predoctoral Postdoctoral Faculty Other
Program in Medicine, the Social Sciences and Humanities (MeSH) Specialized Training Program in the Economics and Demography of Aging Specialized Training Program in the Economics and Demography of Aging Summer Program in Outcomes Research Training (SPORT) Academic CoursesCommittee on Clinical & Translational Science (CCTS) Courses, Health and Social Science Course
Program in Dentistry, the Social Sciences, and Health (DeSH) T32 University of Chicago and Northwestern Integrated Predoctoral and Postdoctoral Health Services Research Training Program T32 University of Chicago and Northwestern Integrated Postdoctoral and Health Services Research Training Program K12 Patient Centered Outcomes Research (PCOR) Faculty Development Program High School StudentsTraining Early Achievers for Careers in Health (TEACH)
  Medical Students – T-35 Short-Term Aging-Related Research Program (STAR) Summer Program  in Outcomes Research Training (SPORT) Oral Health Faculty Development Fellowship Research Assistants – Hospital Medicine RA Enrichment Program
  Oral Health Dissertation Fellowship TL1 Program in Clinical Research and Medical Informatics