The principal goal of this UCSF School of Pharmacy sponsored fellowship is to provide an intensive experience in scientific investigation. PharmDs in early postdoctoral years (preferably after general residency training) are eligible.
Fellows are expected to develop expertise in one or more of the following research areas
1) Fundamental research on principles or mechanisms of drug action or toxicity
2) Drug discovery and development (including post-marketing surveillance)
4) Health Services Research (including studies of drug use and effects, pharmacoepidemiology and optimizing drug use.
Fellows will gain research skills in design of clinical trials, statistical analysis and research criticism skills, scientific writing including grant writing, and required IRB activities for the conduct of human research.