Jennifer Leeman has been selected as a scholar in the UNC K12 Mentored Career Development Program in Comparative Effectiveness Research (CER), which is funded by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ). Her funding is for three years, 2010-2013, and her mentors are Barbara Mark from our School of Nursing and Bryan Weiner from the School of Public Health, Department of Health Policy and Management. The award provides training, research funding, and salary support so that she can develop skills and a program of research in CER with a focus on dissemination and implementation.
Congratulations, Jennifer! We wish you the best with this important effort to bring scientific findings to practice.