We invite applications from MDs who have completed their medical residency program or PhDs who have completed their PhD. In addition, Biostatisticians with a PhD and working in a HIV or related health conditions group are also eligible to apply. Only Canadian citizens or permanent residents may apply.
The CTN Postdoctoral Fellows Program offers prospective researchers with the opportunity to gain hands-on experience in the HIV clinical research setting, under supervision of experienced Canadian researchers.
The CTN Postdoctoral Fellowship Awards Program offers career support to outstanding young scientists at major Canadian centres. The goals of the program are:
• to help meet the need for trained principal investigators in HIV and related health conditions in Canada,
• to foster a dynamic research environment at Canadian HIV care centres and institutions, and
• to promote cooperation and collaboration among pharmaceutical and bio-technology industries, government and scientists in the evaluation of new HIV therapies, vaccines and clinical interventions.