Visiting Mento Development Program – SARET

Mentor Development:  Become a SARET champion at your institution participating in SARET’s mentored research experience has an enduring impact on trainees’ interest in SUD research. To develop this capacity at your institution, NYU is accepting applications for SARET’s Visiting Mentor Development Program. Spend a week in NYC training to be a SARET champion at your institution. Mentors will receive ongoing technical assistance and guidance, tailored to their institutional context, to help develop related programs at their schools.

About SARET:  The NIDA-funded Substance Use Research Education and Training (SARET) program fosters health professions students’ lasting engagement in substance use disorder (SUD) research. SARET uses a modular web-based curriculum and mentored research placements to activate doctoral and masters level students’ interest in SUD-related research careers. An interdisciplinary initiative, SARET trains future physicians, nurses, dentists, social workers, and public health professionals.

Program Details:
June 4-7, 2024
Location: New York University
Cost: Tuition and ongoing mentorship is free. Applicant must cover travel costs.
Eligibility: Applicants should meet the following criteria to apply:

Evidence of interest in substance use disorders and research
Commitment to and experience teaching
Letter of support from home institution
Must represent one of the following health- related professions: medicine, dentistry, nursing, social work or public health

Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis between February 1 – April 19, 2024.

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