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Student Research Participation at the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention

Sponsor Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education
About Under this program, postgraduates, college and university faculty, and students are provided opportunities to conduct research in infectious diseases, environmental health, epidemiology, occupational safety and health, exposure and disease registries, health investigations, toxicology, emergency response, public health assessment, and health education.
Duration 12 MONTHS
Objectives Disciplines include: life, health, and medical sciences; physical sciences; economics; environmental health; epidemiology; occupational safety and health; pharmacology; and toxicology.
Eligibility There are no Citizenship Requirements. The applicant must be enrolled as an undergraduate or graduate student at an accredited college or university in a professional science, engineering, or public health discipline; or have received an undergraduate or graduate degree within 5 years of the initial appointment date; or serve as a full-time faculty member at an accredited college or university.
Funding Faculty appointments generally for three months with some sabbatical appointments up to one year. Stipends are based on research area(s) and educational level; faculty stipend s are generally based on regular academic salary.