Continuing education and training opportunities in health services research and health policy are available to U-M faculty within IHPI, with a particular focus on early career faculty professional development.
IHPI / MICHR K Writing Workshop: The Michigan Institute for Clinical & Health Research (MICHR) K Writing Workshop is a structured three-part program designed to assist early career faculty and fellows who are preparing competitive career development grant applications (NIH and VA CDA).
IHPI/CHOP K Mock Study Sections: The Institute for Healthcare Policy and Innovation (IHPI), in collaboration with the Center for Healthcare Outcomes and Policy (CHOP), offers a K Mock Study Section Program to provide structured feedback to IHPI early career faculty members on their K-series or VA-equivalent career award proposals. The K mock study sections are designed to simulate an actual NIH / AHRQ study section.
IHPI Transition to First R01 Workshop: This three-part workshop beginning in spring 2020 will help early-career faculty who are in the beginning stages of developing their first R01 or R01-equivalent proposal.
IHPI R01 Boot Camp: This multi-tiered mentoring program is designed to help IHPI early career faculty develop and submit their first R01 proposal.
IHPI Peer Mentor Groups: Designed to help IHPI members identify and connect with other faculty around themes/topics of mutual interest. The groups aim to promote professional and personal networking opportunities, provide a forum to discuss career and professional development, and foster a community of support.
Emerging Scholars Exchange Program: This program is designed to provide career development opportunities for early career faculty via invited presentations at prestigious peer universities.
Research Seminar Series: The IHPI Research Seminar Series is a lecture-based program designed to share innovative health services research topics, studies, and programs with an audience primarily comprised of clinicians, faculty, research staff, and students from a variety of disciplines.
Mentor Coffee Hour Series: Mentoring coffee hours provide early and mid-career IHPI members with an informal introduction to different mentorship and leadership styles of senior faculty.
Online Course: Impacting the Opioid Crisis - Prevention, Education, and Practice for Non-Prescribing Providers: This free, self-paced open learning course is designed to help non-prescribing healthcare, behavioral health, dental and social services professionals understand every facet of the opioid crisis.