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December 11, 2019


G.E.R.M. Program Now Accepting Applications

The G.E.R.M (Grants for Emerging Researchers/Clinicians Mentorship) Program is accepting applications for the 2020-2021 cycle. The program was developed to provide grants to medical students to support longitudinal mentored clinical learning and/or research projects for up to a year, on infectious diseases-related topics, including HIV, under the mentorship of an IDSA or HIVMA member.

Applicants must be medical students (first, second or third year and those in combined degree programs including MD/MPH and MD/PhD) from an accredited allopathic or osteopathic medical school in the U.S. The program is jointly sponsored by the IDSA Foundation and the HIV Medicine Association. Application information is available on the IDSA Foundation website. The deadline to apply is Jan. 10, 2020. For more information, please contact Asha Farrah at


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