CoHSTAR Accepting 2022 Fellowship Applications

The Center on Health Services Training and Research (CoHSTAR) is now accepting a new round of fellowship opportunities for physical therapist researchers interested in developing their careers as health services researchers.

Interested parties are encouraged to reach out to CoHSTAR in advance of the deadline to discuss potential projects. Deadline to apply is February 15, 2022.

The following opportunities are now available:

  • Part-time Faculty Fellows: This fellowship is for full-time faculty members interested in developing their careers as health services researchers. Faculty fellows will retain their faculty appointments at their home institutions, while utilizing CoHSTAR support to maximize their protected time for research activities. Research fellows will be paired with a CoHSTAR site and faculty mentor or mentoring team.
  • CoHSTAR Faculty Fellowship with John Hopkins: CoHSTAR is pleased to announce their continued collaboration with Johns Hopkins to support a part-time, up to two year, faculty fellowship through a Visiting Scientist Position.The CoHSTAR-Johns Hopkins Visiting Scientist will join the Johns Hopkins activity and Mobility Promotion team to advance measurement of function of patients and promotion of hospital inpatients’ activity and mobility.
  • Full-time Postdoctoral Fellows: Postdoctoral fellowships are fulltime, onsite at one of the three participating institutions. Trainees will be provided with didactic training, travel support, information resources, and secretarial or technical support.
  • Mentored Summer Research Predoctoral Fellows: CoHSTAR is pleased to announce a diversity-targeted opportunity for eligible physical therapists from under-represented groups. This opportunity is geared towards graduate students who are either enrolled in a DPT program or who are licensed physical therapists enrolled in a PhD program. This Diversity-targeted opportunity supports career advancement for qualifying Physical Therapy (PT) student researchers.

Please visit the CoHSTAR website for information on how to apply or email


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