Research Fellowship: Detailed Curriculum

Year One

Goals / Objectives:

  • Identify Intra/Extra Mural Research Mentors
  • Establish links with USC CTSI
  • Attend Grant writing workshop series
  • Write / Submit / Revise Training Grant Application
  • Begin Course Work
  • Operationalize research plan and collect data
  • Complete progress report of current years activities

Year One Timeline:

Prior to fellowship starting:

  • Preliminary research project plan
  • Identification of mentors

Summer:

  • Become active member of campus wide CTSI, develop research relationship with fellows in other departments
  • Finalize research project plans, begin projects
  • Submit Grant Application

Fall:

  • Begin MPH/MSci Coursework
  • Submit abstracts of current research projects to national emergency medicine research conferences, Attend conferences and present abstracts as accepted
  • Research Project

Winter:

  • Submit abstracts of current research projects to national emergency medicine research conferences
  • MPH/MSci Coursework
  • Research Project
  • Submit abstracts of current research projects to national emergency medicine research conferences, Attend conferences and present abstracts as accepted

Spring:

  • Submit abstracts of current research projects to national emergency medicine research conferences, Attend conferences and present abstracts as accepted
  • MPH/MSci coursework
  • Submit and edit manuscripts for publication
  • Ongoing research project