Name and Characteristics of National Institutes of Health R01-Funded Pediatric Physician-Scientists: Hope and Challenges for the Vanishing Pediatric Physician-Scientists

JAMA Pediatr. 2018 Mar 1;172(3):297-299. doi: 10.1001/jamapediatrics.2017.4947.


This study describes the number and characteristics of physician-scientists who are funded by National Institutes of Health independent investigator awards.

Publication types

  • Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Biomedical Research / economics*
  • Financing, Government / economics*
  • Humans
  • National Institutes of Health (U.S.)*
  • Physicians*
  • Research Personnel*
  • Research Support as Topic / economics*
  • United States