The ICRC-S Research Training Institute: An Overview of the Call for Applications
The Injury Control Research Center for Suicide Prevention (ICRC-S) is pleased to announce that its fourth Research Training Institute (RTI) will take place on Monday, May 7th to Friday, May 11th, 2018 at the University of Rochester in Rochester, NY. A webinar to provide information about the RTI and the RTI application process was held on Thursday, September 21st from 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time. This webinar provided an overview of the purpose and approach of the RTI, walked through the Call for Applications and the application form, and answered any questions that you may have had about the RTI.
The RTI is a five-day series of interactive workshops, presentations, mentoring and small group sessions designed to promote collaboration between suicide prevention researchers and those involved in suicide prevention practice. Faculty include staff from the University of Rochester Medical Center and other experts in the suicide prevention research field. Applicants were selected through a competitive process that requires researchers and injury prevention/suicide prevention professionals to work as partners to submit one joint application describing a research project which focuses on public health approaches to suicide prevention. The application deadline was Friday, January 12, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. ET.