The Dell Medical School Value-based Care Research Fellowship Award

The Dell Medical School Value-Based Care Delivery Research Award promotes applied healthcare delivery science research by giving extraordinary medical students an opportunity to investigate topics relevant to designing, implementing, and disseminating value-based care delivery models. The awardee will have the opportunity to work directly with several leaders in healthcare delivery innovation.

The recipient of this award will receive a $28,000 stipend to cover living expenses for the year, as well as additional allowance to cover relocation expenses and travel for select national presentations/conferences.

  1. The applicant must be accepted to or enrolled in medical school at the time of application.
  2. Prior experience with carrying out research projects through publication, core research-related competencies (i.e., strong critical thinking skills, strong written/verbal communication, making presentations, SAS/SPSS data analysis experience), and having a demonstrated interested in value-based care is a plus.
  3. Work with DMS Department of Surgery and Perioperative Care faculty.
  4. Shadow Department of Surgery and Perioperative Care faculty in clinical activities.
  5. Help to prepare research-related presentations and publications.
  6. Support Dell Medical School Department of Surgery and Perioperative Care strategic initiatives. 
12 months

This is an extramural funding source and is not dispersed by the Inquiry Funding Office.
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Funding Sources
Funding Type
Yearlong Research