Training Program Title

MICHR K Writing Workshop

CTSA Hub Administered

yes

Contact Information

UM-MICHR@umich.edu

Training Program Description

This structured, three-part workshop is designed to assist early career faculty and fellows who are preparing competitive career development grant applications (NIH K and VA CDA). Participants exchange drafts of sections of their proposals and receive peer critique and feedback from senior faculty experienced in NIH study section thinking.

Competency Keywords

K award, Grant writing

Digital Commons Disciplines

Medical Education

Public

no

Cost to Access

yes

Competency Domains

Leadership and Professionalism; Communication and Teamwork

Learning Objectives

  1. Summarize NIH review process for K awards
  2. Outline critical information to include in each section of a K proposal
  3. Draft sections of a K proposal and receive faculty mentor and peer critique

Delivery Method

Combination of online and in-person

Target Learners

MDs including residents, house officers, fellows, hospitalists; Post-doctoral scholars; Other

Other Target Learners

Early Career Faculty

Learning Level

Advanced

Onboarding

no

Frequency

Annually

Time Needed

3 sessions approximately 1 month apart. Participants spend 6 hours in class, not including writing time outside of class preparing the narrative sections of a K application.

Associated Assessment

yes

Assessment Methods

Overall satisfaction, Learning outcomes

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