The Psychiatry K12 Career Development Program in Drug Abuse and Addiction at Washington University in St. Louis, supports clinicians with multi-disciplinary mentored training in the area of drug abuse and addiction with a focus on genetics. This program provides financial support and benefits that allow scholars to focus on research, supplemented by applicable coursework.
Applications for the Psychiatry K12 Program are accepted from April 15 – August 1st
- Protected research time: A minimum of 75% protected time must be guaranteed by each Psychiatry K12 Scholar’s department.
- Up to $50,000 per year in research funds is provided to each scholar annually
- Psychiatry K12 Scholars have access to the Clinical Research Training Center (CRTC). The CRTC provides computer labs, break-out rooms, classroom, poster printing, and administrative office suites.
We want to hear from you. We are happy to answer any questions you may have about the program.
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