Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Awards for Postdoctoral Fellowships in Muscle Disease Research

This postdoctoral fellowship program supports research training to promising applicants with the potential to become productive investigators in basic, translational and clinical research of muscular dystrophy and other muscle diseases.

Sponsor: NIH


Postdoctoral fellows with diverse scientific interests are invited to apply their expertise to enhance our understanding of the pathogenesis and treatment of muscle diseases and disorders. Prior experience in muscle disease or muscle biology research is not necessary, providing that the mentor/sponsor has appropriate expertise. Applicants are encouraged to develop innovative and novel approaches for studying and treating these diseases.

How to Apply