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Ergen Family Chair In Pediatric Outcomes Research Pilot Program

The Ergen Family Chair in Pediatric Outcomes Research Pilot Program is committed to supporting investigators working in the area of T3-T4 science who are pursuing a career in research and academic medicine with a focus on enhancing the health and well-being of children.  T3-T4 science focuses on translation of science into real world settings, to improve the quality and timeliness of health care and to improve health outcomes for individual patients and populations.  It includes research in the areas of health services, outcomes, dissemination and implementation, and pragmatic science.

Post-doctoral MDs, DOs or PhDs with faculty or fellowship positions in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Center.  Applicants must either already have training in health services or outcomes research or be currently receiving such training to be eligible to apply.  Applicants should be committed to pursuing a career in research in an academic medical center.  Although the program is administered by the ACCORDS Center, there is no requirement that applicants have an affiliation with ACCORDS to apply or to receive funding.

Important Dates (yearly):


The submission window will close on September 1st  of every year at  5:00 PM Mountain


Applicants may receive requests for additional information in this time window.


Earliest notification award


Start of Award Funding (based on preference of finalist)