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Faculty Scholars Program


How to Apply

At UM, only current academic faculty, senior residents and fellows are eligible to apply to the FSP.  Interested UM clinical staff may be considered and should apply only after first contacting Dr. Rita Benn.  Faculty at other academic institutions and healthcare systems in Michigan and southeastern Ohio are eligible to apply.  Faculty at other hospital systems may be considered on an individual basis.

Applications now extended to August 1, 2014. 5 P.M.

Complete applications consist of 5 documents:

  • Application Cover Sheet
  • Curriculum vitae, including current educational role, responsibility, and activities
  • Proposed project description (1-2 pages) Describe a project of interest, with the specific expected product. (The project will be developed over the year with assistance from a faculty member.)
  • Statement of interest in integrative healthcare (1-2 pages)
  • Letter of approval/support from Dean, Departmental Chair or Division Chief indicating ability and availability to commit to a year-long program.

Application transmittal information

Send completed applications either electronically, fax or by US mail. Please do not use campus mail.

Electronically: Send to Judy Connelly - jconnell@umich.edu.

Fax: 734-998-7335 (Attention - Judy Connelly)

Mailing address:

Faculty Scholars Program
Attention: Judy Connelly
Department of Family Medicine
University of Michigan Integrative Medicine
1018 Fuller St
Ann Arbor, MI 48104


Further Information

Contact Dr. Rita Benn ritabenn@umich.edu.