The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) encourages applications for Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Awards (NRSA) for Individual Postdoctoral Fellows. This announcement is made together with 20 other components of the National Institutes of Health (NIH).*
The objective of the NRSA is to provide support to promising postdoctoral applicants who have the potential to become productive and successful independent research investigators in scientific health-related fields relevant to the missions of the participating NIH institutes and centers. The proposed postdoctoral training must be within the broad scope of biomedical, behavioral, or clinical research or other specific disciplines relevant to the NIH research mission, and must offer an opportunity to enhance the fellow's understanding of the health-related sciences and extend his or her potential for a productive research career.
For more information, potential applicants should contact Dr. Stephen Korn, Director, Training and Career Development, NINDS, Neuroscience Center, 6001 Executive Boulevard, Room 2186, Bethesda, MD 20892; telephone: 301-496-4188; fax: 301-594-5929; e-mail: NINDStrainingoffice@ninds.nih.gov.
*For a full list of supporting NIH components and a more detailed description of this announcement, please visit the NIH web site at: http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-06-373.html.