Eligibility and Application Requirements

Applications will be accepted until February 6, 2015.

Thank you for your interest in the Fellow Immersion Training (FIT) Program in Addiction Medicine!

This training is geared toward incoming and current fellows from Infectious Disease (ID) or other subspecialties with training in HIV/Hepatitis C, who are interested in a comprehensive review of addiction medicine and are motivated to incorporate substance use issues into their research methods.

CANDIDATES MUST:Julia_A_fit scholars

  • Be incoming or current fellows in a clinical subspecialty program that includes HIV and/or hepatitis C training for the upcoming academic year.
  • Demonstrate that they will have substantial time during their fellowship to pursue a mentored clinical research project.
  • Identify a mentor at their institution who will support their clinical research.
  • Be able to attend the entire training.
  • Complete a FIT Fellow Application.


Please complete the online application:

4th Annual Fellow Immersion Training (FIT) Program: Fellow Application

Please submit the following items in addition to this completed application.

(1) A letter of nomination from your Fellowship Program Director, detailing the percentage of time in fellowship dedicated to research, and

(2) A letter of support from a mentor: a faculty member who will assist in incorporating addiction issues into clinical research. Note: If your Fellowship Program Director is also your mentor, please have this stated in just one letter.

Application materials will be accepted until February 6, 2015.You must have a position as an incoming or current Fellow at the time this application is submitted.

The FIT Program is funded by a grant from the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA). You will be asked to complete several surveys, which we will send to you. Your survey will not be available to program applicant reviewers and will not influence whether or not you are accepted. Your application will not be considered complete until you have returned the pre-course survey.
  • Fellowship Program Address

  • Please include an additional (e.g., non-institutional) email address you may be reached at
  • Mailing Address

  • Other Information

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  • Write N/A if there is none.

    For more information, please contact:

    Danna Gobel, Program Manager| 617.414.6946 (P)| 617.414.4676 (F)

    801 Massachusetts Ave, 2nd floor Boston, MA 02118