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VHA National Center for Patient Safety

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Patient Safety Fellowships (located at several sites)

The VA Office of Academic Affiliations and NCPS offer a one-year fellowship in patient safety. Though the fellowship year begins in July, qualified applicants are invited to apply to any/all fellowship sites simultaneously at any time during the year.

We accept applications from:

  • Post-residency trained physicians
  • Post-doctoral or post-masters-degree-trained associated health professionals, such as:
    • Nurses
    • Psychologists
    • Pharmacists
    • Social workers
    • Health care administrators

A Ph.D. in a related field can also qualify you to apply for a fellowship position. For example:

  • Computer science
  • Human factors engineering
  • Anthropology
  • Sociology

We offer seven fellowship sites: Ann Arbor, Indianapolis, Lexington, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Tampa, and White River Junction (Vermont), which are linked electronically for didactic, academic and research efforts.

For general questions, contact

To apply, send a cover letter and CV to the program director(s) at a specific site of interest.

Contact Information

VA National Center for Patient Safety
24 Frank Lloyd Wright Dr. M2100NCPS Logo
P.O. Box 486
Ann Arbor, MI 48106-0486
Office: 734.930.5890
Fax: 734.930.5877