Research Funds

The Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine has several funds that provide some financial support for research and educational purposes. Funds are described below. Visit these web links for information on eligibility and guidelines and the application process.

Roy Rodriguez AIDS Fellowship Research Fund

The Roy Rodriguez AIDS Fellowship Research Fund provides scholarship and financial assistance to postdoctoral fellows and postgraduate trainees who have embarked on an approved research project focusing on HIV/AIDS. Appropriate areas of study include behavioral or risk-taking theory associated with HIV/AIDS, social and cultural knowledge of HIV/AIDS, HIV/AIDS preventive services, HIV/AIDS intervention programs, HIV-based nutrition, coping issues, pain management, and confidentiality issues relevant to HIV/AIDS, and health policy issues.

Norman Schlossberger Research Fund

The Norman Schlossberger Research Fund provides financial assistance to postdoctoral fellows in the Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine who are doing research in Adolescent Medicine.

J. Todd Jacobs Research Fund

The J. Todd Jacobs Research Fund supports research and educational activities to improve access to and quality of health care for teenagers within the Adolescent and Young Adult Division.

Mary Rita Crittenden Fund

Supports Behavioral Sciences and Clinical Research in Adolescent Health and Medicine. All post grad trainees are eligible to apply.

Mary-Ann Shafer Research Fund in Adoelscent Health and Medicine

To support Education and Research activities for early faculty, fellows and trainees in the Division of Adolescent and Young adult medicine.

Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine Policy Center Fund

To support the Adolescent and Young Adult Division in policy and research related activities pertaining to the National Adolescent and Young Adult Information Center.

Yen Research Fund

To support research in sexual and reproductive Health Adolescent and Young adults, within the division of Adolescent and young adult medicine.

Eating Disorder Program

To support Eating Disorder related education, clinical and research activities in Adolescent and Young Adults in the Division of adolescent and young adult medicine.

Teen Clinic Fund

To support the improvement in the operation and clinical activities of the Teen clinic which is now called Adolescent and Young Adult Clinic once they moved to the Mt. Zion Location.