All interested applicants must

  • hold an MD degree or its equivalent;
  • have completed a postgraduate residency training in obstetrics and gynecology;
  • be willing to spend a minimum of 75 percent of full-time professional effort conducting research and research career development; and
  • be a U.S. citizen or non-citizen national (or be able to verify legal admission as a permanent resident). Individuals on temporary or student visas are not eligible.

WRHR scholar applicants may not have served as the principal investigator or equivalent on a National Institutes of Health research project (RO1), Mentored Clinical Scientist Development Award or its equivalent (KO8), a subproject of a program project (PO1) or center grant (P50), or equivalent Public Health Service research grant awards.