NP/PA Clinical Hepatology Fellowship Program for U.S., Mexico or Canada Citizens, Virginia, 2013 2014
The American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases is awarding a Fellowship in Clinical Hepatology for Practitioners or Physician Assistants from U.S., Mexico or Canada, Virginia, 2013 2014
Scholarship Program: NP/PA Clinical Hepatology Fellowship Program
Type of Award: Fellowship
Nationality: Fellowship is open for U.S. , Mexico or Canada citizens.
Employer: The American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases is funding a fellowship program.
Level of study: This Fellowship program is for Practitioners or Physician Assistants.
Subject(s): Fellowship to study in the field of Clinical Hepatology.
Duration: The Scholarship program is organized for 1 academic year.
Number of awards: The fellowship will provide one award.
Am I eligible? The applicant must be a fully certified and licensed nurse practitioner, physician assistant, clinical nurse specialist or advanced practice nurse on or before July 1, 2013.
2. The applicant must have no more than 18 months of experience as a midlevel provider in hepatology and/or transplant hepatology (adult and/or pediatric) as of July 1, 2013.
4. The applicant must be mentored during the fellowship period by an AASLD member Clinical Hepatologist who dedicates at least 50% of his/her time to the care of patients with liver diseases.
The applicant must be a citizen or permanent resident of the U.S., Mexico or Canada.
How do I apply? Interested students can apply for this scholarship program Electronically or By Post.
What does it cover? An award of $78,000 will be provided for one year.
Scholarship Description: The NP/PA Clinical Hepatology Fellowship program provides salary and benefit support for certified and licensed Nurse Practitioners (NP) or Physician Assistants (PA) pursuing a full-year of training focused on clinical care in hepatology and is designed to Increase the number of associate practitioners in clinical hepatology.Facilitate the transition (or shift in emphasis) into clinical hepatology for associate practitioners.Increase access for liver disease patients to adequately trained clinicians.
Application closing date: The submission deadline for this fellowship is 13 February, 2013.