Student Research Fellowship

The Department of Emergency Medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital
is accepting applications for the Spring 2021 Student Research Fellowship

Since 1999, the Emergency Medicine Network (EMNet) Coordinating Center has welcomed preclinical (e.g., premedical) and public health student applicants for the EMNet Student Research Fellowship.

THE PROGRAM: The student(s) will gain research experience in the field of Emergency Medicine. They will be trained in several aspects of research including telephone interviewing, data collection, and data cleaning. Students will primarily be involved with our health services research studies.

The remote, part-time Fellowship will begin in February 2021 and will run through May 2021. Fellows are expected to commit a minimum of 15 hours per week (during regular Mon-Fri hours). Fellows will receive a stipend of $15/hour. Food and lodging are not provided.

ELIGIBILITY AND SELECTION: The EMNet Student Research Fellowship is open to all US-based preclinical and public health students who have an interest in health services research or emergency care. Applicants must have excellent organizational skills and be able to work well with others. Several applicants will be selected.


  • A cover letter (including your immediate and long-term objectives)
  • A curriculum vitae (maximum of 2 pages)
  • Two letters of recommendation¬†
  • A copy of your transcript (either unofficial or official is fine; please send both undergraduate and, if applicable, graduate)

PROGRAM ADMINISTRATION: The program will be fully remote. The deadline for receipt of applications is November 20, 2020. Award decision(s) will be announced in January 2021.

INQUIRIES: To learn more about this research opportunity, please contact Krislyn Boggs. Please email or mail your application to the address below, or fax it to 617-724-4050. Letters of recommendation and transcripts may be sent separately (i.e. sent to us directly from recommender or university).

Krislyn Boggs, MPH
EMNet Coordinating Center
Department of Emergency Medicine
Massachusetts General Hospital
125 Nashua Street, Suite 920
Boston, MA 02114