Preparing the next generation: announcing the Butler-Williams Scholars Program
Posted by Linda Harootyan on July 24, 2013 at 1:40pm
NIA announces new program on NIA blog.
Marie A. Bernard, Deputy Director, National Institute on Aging
The NIA summer training program builds the pipeline for the future biomedical research workforce. Our Summer Institute, just renamed the Butler-Williams Scholars Program, provides early to mid-career scientists with a unique opportunity to interact with leaders in the field of aging and health disparities research. Scientists who attend learn how to design strong projects and put together competitive grant applications, as well as develop relationships and networks that often continue long after the week-end goodbyes…