Scholarly Projects


Residents will conduct an independent scholarly project in the areas of clinical research, advocacy, service, or education to improve the health of underserved populations.


  1. identify and carry out a longitudinal independent resident scholarly project with faculty mentorship, focused on health needs of local or global underserved populations, or educational needs of clinicians caring for these populations
  2. define and produce a scholarly product appropriate to the type of project
  3. gain experience in presentation and dissemination of results through presentation at a national or regional professional meeting, and ideally, through manuscript publication.