NIH Undiagnosed Diseases Program 2014 Fellowship Announcement
Applications are closed for 2014
OverviewThe NIH Undiagnosed Diseases Program is pleased to announce a one-year fellowship in the clinical characterization, basic science and genomics of undiagnosed disease.
The fellowship stipendiary support will be based on experience and training. In addition, support for travel to one meeting will be provided.
Fellows will be taught to use cutting-edge techniques to evaluate individuals and families with complex undiagnosed diseases. A strong emphasis will be placed on genomic analyis and the integration of data from multiple sources including medical records, clinical phenotyping and metabolomic assays. Participants will be taught strategies for selecting, evaluating and following up on undiagnosed diseases patients who are likely to have inherited and/or heritable conditions. Fellows will learn how to facilitate collaboration between clinicians, bioinformaticians and translational researchers.