Career Development: Fellowships & Internships
AHCJ-NLM Health Journalism Fellowships
Get hands-on medical research training — at the source.
The Association of Health Care Journalists has teamed up with the National Library of Medicine to present the AHCJ-NLM Fellowships. AHCJ will select four journalists to spend a week on the campus of the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Md.
The selected journalists will:
- Learn how to explore the latest NIH research
- Learn to understand and interpret biomedical statistics
- Take advantage of NLM's data, programs and resources for stronger stories
- Get hands-on training in PubMed, MedlinePlus, ClinicalTrials.gov, ToxNet and Household Products Database
Enhance your medical and scientific reporting through this specialized fellowship. See a sample agenda as an example of the kinds of topics you'll be exposed to.
Candidates should be working journalists who qualify for AHCJ membership – please check here to see if you qualify. The fellowship includes AHCJ membership (new or renewed), travel expenses within the United States, a food stipend and lodging. The 2013 fellowship will be Sept. 15-19.
Application deadline has passed (Aug. 9).
Questions? Contact Ev Ruch-Graham, firstname.lastname@example.org or 573-884-8103.