The UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy offers a variety of fellowships sponsored by the NIH, pharmaceutical industry partners, and traditional academic-funded fellowships. Details regarding these fellowships are included under the following links.

Postdoctoral Fellowships Offered by the School
Industry Sponsored Postdoctoral Fellowships Offered by Divisions

Clinical Research and Drug Development

Medical Affairs

Pharmacokinetics/ Pharmacodynamics/ Pharmacometrics

Global Regulatory Affairs

*See additional information on current fellows, history of the program and more at the end of this page

Pharmaceutical Outcomes Research

The Pharmaceutical Outcomes Research fellowship provides support to Ph.D. students in their first and second years in the Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy. This fellowship provides a competitive stipend, and provides health insurance, paid vacation, and compensation for travel to one professional meeting each year.

Academic Postdoctoral Fellowships Offered by Divisions 

Academic Research Fellowships

The Division of Pharmacotherapy and Experimental Therapeutics offers several two-year, industry-sponsored postdoctoral fellowships, as well as academic fellowships. Fellows gain extensive training and experience in developing, writing, managing, and enrolling patients into clinical studies, as well as scientific and grant writing, publications, and presentation skills. In addition, during the first year of their fellowships, fellows will take coursework related to their training program including, but not limited to, biostatistics, pharmacokinetics and pharmacogenomics.

Academic fellows spend the entire duration of their programs at UNC, focusing on clinical, preclinical and in vitro research projects.

DPET Fellow News


The annual meeting, “Heart Failure Management 2016: Precision Medicine to Personalize Care.” was held in Amelia Island, FL, July 14-17. This is the longest running meeting dedicated to the care of patients with heart failure. It is co-directed by Kirk Adams, M.D. (UNC School of Medicine) and Herb Patterson, Pharm.D. (UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy) and had over 200 attendees. Shown here with Patterson are (left to right) Jo Ellen Rodgers, Pharm.D. (faculty), and DPET Pharm.D. fellows Judy Hsu, Natalie Pearce, Ahmed Aldemerdash, Erika Giblin and Prani Paka.

DPET Current Fellows

History of the DPET Fellowship Program (PDF)

DPET Graduate/Fellowship Brochure (PDF)

2016 DPET Industry and Academic Fellowship Webinar

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