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Fellowship opportunities

Clinical Orthopedic and Musculoskeletal Education and Training (COMET) Program
Open to highly qualified pre- and post-doctoral applicants, this program offers training in rigorous clinical research methodologies. Participants learn to address pressing problems in orthopedic and musculoskeletal disorders, such as osteoarthritis and osteoporosis, using epidemiology, biostatistics, economics, pharmacoepidemiology, biomechanics, policy modeling, and behavioral research.

The Yerby Postdoctoral Fellowship Program 
One of many avenues to the post-doctoral experience at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, this fellowship bridges the gap between academic training in health-related disciplines and entry-level faculty positions in public health. The program engages fellows in exceptional professional development opportunities under the coaching and guidance of experienced faculty members. 

Cancer Epidemiology and Cancer Prevention Training Grant
Supported by the National Cancer Institute, this program supports students and fellows interested in cancer epidemiology and prevention. Participants work closely with faculty members to study various factors that influence cancer incidence and survival, including diet, occupational safety and health, genetics, and physical activity and obesity.

Occupational Ergonomics and Health Program
Applying public health approaches to the community of workplaces, this program incorporates Northeastern University’s unique experiential learning approaches by immersing students in real-world work scenarios and case studies. By completing projects on their own and in teams, students develop the skills they need to administer comprehensive, integrated programs in the workplace.

Other fellowships at Harvard Chan School
The Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health trains hundreds of fellows each year. For information on additional fellowship opportunities, please see their list of current programs.

Center trainees
The Center’s trainees obtain critical skills that can be utilized in a range of professional positions across many fields.