The Dr. James A. Ferguson Emerging Infectious Diseases (RISE) Fellowship is a summer public health research fellowship for graduate students, including medical, dental, pharmacy, veterinary medicine, public health and social sciences who are interested in research in infectious diseases and/or health disparities, mental health, substance abuse, developmental disabilities, child trauma, maternal and child health, etc. Graduate students present their research at the end of the summer and are sponsored to present their work at APHA or other national scientific meetings.
More information about the Ferguson Rise Fellowship can be found by viewing the Graduate Program Mentor webinar. (NOTE: Slides presented in the webinar are available here.)
If you are interested in mentoring a Ferguson RISE Fellow please complete the Ferguson RISE Fellowship Project Preceptor/Mentor Agreement form.
Please note: The PDF copy of the agreement found when viewing the webinar is for informational use ONLY. You must complete the agreement using the link above.