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.
- Eshelman Institute: Institute Fellowship
- Eshelman Institute: Innovation and Entrepreneurship Fellowship
Clinical Research and Drug Development
*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 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.
- Heart Failure Pharmacotherapy Fellowship
- HIV Pharmacology Fellowship
- Infectious Disease Fellowship
- Oncology Fellowship
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.