Brown University has several interdisciplinary training programs that provide opportunities for collaboration between campus-based and hospital-based faculty and for basic and translational research in environmental health as well as community outreach activities and remediation of toxic waste sites and Brownfields in Rhode Island.
IMNI Training Programs
Department of Education GAANN Training Grant
Interdisciplinary Training in the Applications and Implications of Nanotechnology
Dr. Robert Hurt, Director and Dr. Agnes Kane, Co-Director
Other Training Grants
- NIEHS T32 Training Grant in Environmental Pathology
Dr. Agnes Kane, Director and Dr. Kim Boekelheide, Co-Director
- Superfund Training Core – P42 Research Program Grant
Dr. Agnes Kane, Director
- Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship
Co-sponsored by the Center for Environmental Studies and the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine.
Overall, these training grants provide support for 16-18 predoctoral students and 4 postdoctoral trainees in the biological sciences, physical sciences, social sciences, and engineering at Brown University and its affiliated hospitals. For Training Grant Contact information click here.