CSoM Collaborative Research Award


The CUNY School of Medicine Collaborative Research Award

The CSOM aims to foster research collaborations among faculty at the CSOM and SBH campuses. To 
promote these collaborations, two awards of $2000.00 each, will be issued to recognize excellence 
in collaborative research projects recently completed by Co-PIs from each site, that demonstrate 
significant advancements in community health, medical education, and/or biomedical sciences. PIs 
working together must submit an abstract (no greater than 250 words) and a two-page narrative upon 
completion of the project summarizing the overall objective of the study, the scientific approach, 
results & conclusions, significance, and the contribution that this study has made to the field. 
Preference will be given to projects that have led to a presentation at a national or international 
Eligibility: A completed research study must represent a collaborative effort by CSOM Co-PIs from 
each site. To be eligible for this award, Faculty must be full time and hold the ranks of Medical 
Assistant Professor, Clinical Assistant Medical Professor, Affiliate Medical Assistant Professor or 
Award Application Deadline: The application is due Monday, July 2, 2018 at 5:00 PM. The application 
should be sent electronically to ( lspatz@med.cuny.edu ).
Decision Process: A committee of six faculty with representation from all CSOM Departments, will 
review the submissions and select applications for funding based on high quality of research and 
acceptance for presentation at a national or international meeting. Notification of the award will 
be made by Wednesday, August 1, 2018.
Please address any questions to the Interim Deputy Dean of Research at; lspatz@med.cuny.edu .