For Fellowship Applications

Research Experience or Project Experience

  • Always note your mentor or PI, their academic title(s) and their affiliation(s) - be sure to double-check their exact info!
  • Your title/role in the project: Investigator, Research Assistant
  • Duties: everything you did or are currently doing, in active voice
  • Dates of the project: month, year, or just start and end years
  • Any presentations of results
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Areas of Research Interest

  • This section is optional, but it’s a good way to state clearly what you want to study, especially if your past research projects are not your current interests or future planned areas of study
  • List this either under Research Experience section(s) or at end of Scholarship section
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For Clinical Positions

More emphasis on:

  • Leadership roles: residency, educational, service
  • QI experience, especially presented/published outcomes


  • Create a separate section for “Leadership”
  • Move QI above Research Experience