Mentored Investigator Program
The MIP recruits, supports, and follows the progress of graduate students, postdoctoral (Ph.D. or M.D.) fellows, and junior faculty in disciplines relevant to HNRC research. The objectives of the program is to assist enrollees with research training and experience in neuroAIDS through:
- Matching of trainees with appropriate faculty mentors and monitoring the process to encourage effective interactions and career development;
- Referral to and support for formal courses in methodology directly relevant to their research projects;
- Mentoring in the design, data collection, analysis, presentation and publication of research studies and in the process of developing and submitting peer reviewed grant proposals;
- Small grants or other aid to support their HNRC-related projects.