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Program for Health Disparities Research Offered by the National
Center on Minority Health and Health and Disparities (NCMHD)
Center on Minority Health and Health Disparities (NCMHD) is
pleased to announce funding for the Loan Repayment Program
for Health Disparities Research ("HDR-LRP" or "Program").
The HDR-LRP provides for repayment of the educational loan
debt of qualified health professionals who agree to engage
in basic, clinical or behavioral research directly relevant
to health disparities research for an obligated period of
service no less than two years. These individuals may receive
loan repayment up to $35,000 per year for each year of service.
Interested persons may request information about the HDR-LRP
beginning on July 26, 2002, and August 23, 2002 at 5 p.m.
(eastern time) is the closing date and time for the application
Information regarding the requirements and application procedures
for the HDR-LRP may be obtained by calling or writing: National
Center for Minority Health and Health Disparities, 6707 Democracy
Blvd., Suite 800, MSC 5464, Bethesda, MD 20892-5465, Attention:
Kenya McRae, non-toll-free number: (301) 402-1366, email:
Web site: http://www.ncmhd.nih.gov;
or the Office of Loan Repayment Program, National Institutes
of Health, toll free-number: (866) 849-4047, e-mail: email@example.com,
Web site: http://www.lrp.nih.gov.