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Medical Students: Apply for Anesthesiology Research Fellowships through FAER

The Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research is seeking applications from medical students for the 2015 Medical Student Anesthesia Research Fellowship Summer and Year-Long Programs. FAER’s medical student fellowships provide funding to support medical students over a summer or a year in focusing on anesthesiology research, training in scientific methods and techniques, and learning how… More »

Anesthesiology Departments: Apply to Host a FAER Medical Student Fellow for Summer Research

The Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research is seeking applications from anesthesiology departments to host medical students for 2015 summer research fellowships through the FAER MSARF Program. Through the Medical Student Anesthesia Research Fellowship Summer Program, FAER strives to provide medical students with a variety of research opportunities within anesthesiology departments that have high-quality research… More »

Increase the Research Pipeline Through Medical Student Fellowships

This article originally appeared in the June 2014 issue of the ASA Newsletter. You can read the full issue online here. In 1979, James Wyngaarden published “The Clinical Investigator as an Endangered Species” in the New England Journal of Medicine.1 He was concerned about the decline in the number of research training fellowships for MDs.… More »

Two Medical Students Receive Year-Long Research Fellowships from FAER

By providing fellowships to medical students with an interest in anesthesiology and research, FAER aims to expand the scientific talent in the specialty. FAER’s Medical Student Anesthesia Research Fellowships provide funding to support medical students over a summer — or a year — in focusing on anesthesiology research, training in scientific methods and techniques, and… More »

2014 Medical Student Summer Research Fellowships Announced

FAER’s Medical Student Anesthesia Research Fellowships provide funding to support medical students over a summer or a year in focusing on anesthesiology research, training in scientific methods and techniques, and learning how to incorporate research into a medical career. The summer fellowship provides medical students with an eight-week research experience within an academic anesthesiology department.… More »

FAER’s Milestone Moments in 2013

This article originally appeared in the February 2014 issue of the ASA Newsletter. You can view the whole issue online here. Although many of us in academic anesthesiology are wired to operate on an academic year (July-June), it is always during the turn of a new calendar year that triggers a time of reflection and… More »

New Medical Student Research Fellowship Opportunity Available

The Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research is launching a 12-month research fellowship for medical students who are seeking to develop skills in research related to anesthesiology. The Medical Student Anesthesia Research Fellowship – Year-Long Program is for students who would like to take a year out of medical school to focus on research and who have completed their core clinical rotations but have not yet graduated.

2013 MSARF Students and Departments Announced!

The FAER Medical Student Anesthesia Research Fellowship (MSARF) program encourages talented medical students to enter careers in academic anesthesiology. The program matches medical students with anesthesiology departments for eight-week summer research fellowships where they conduct projects alongside a mentor, learn scientific methods and participate in clinical anesthesia activities. The capstone of the program is the… More »