Predoctoral Fellowship Training Program

The Predoctoral Fellowship Program provides advanced training in outcomes research to nurses enrolled in a qualifying doctoral program at the University of Pennsylvania​.

CHOPR Predoctoral Fellow, Maura Dougherty, successfully defended her dissertation on July 12, 2023. CHOPR Predoctoral Fellow, Maura Dougherty, successfully defended her dissertation on July 12, 2023. The CHOPR Predoctoral Fellowship is intended for U.S. Citizens or Permanent Residents only. The program places a high priority on having diversity in background.

“It literally changed my life on many fronts, providing me with support and mentorship ‘to grow up’ as a researcher, and so much more.”

Congratulations to Kathleen Rosenbaum (center), the newest CHOPR graduate and T32 predoctoral fellow. On April 17, 2023, she successfully defended her dissertation and is now preparing to commence her postdoctoral fellowship at Yale University. 

In this photo taken during Penn Commencement in May, we see Kathleen Rosenbaum with her Dissertation Chair, Dr. Eileen Lake, on the right, and Dissertation Committee member Dr. Karen Lasater on the left.