Our residency training program is sponsored by an R25 grant from the National Institute of Mental Health to support research training for residents. A limited number of residencies in the country have this type of research training grant. This grant reflects our commitment to research training and the excellent research achievements of our faculty and residents.
In addition to NIMH funding, our research track is supported by the Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior and the Providence VA. Additional details can be found in the Department of Psychiatry residency research brochure.
Overview of the NIMH-Funded R25 Research Training Program (RTP)
The NIMH-funded RTP gives selected residents substantial protected research time during their training. Residents increase their involvement in the RTP with each successive year. The core components of the research track are as follows: