During the year-long program, the Visiting Scholars remain at their home institutions and work with self-selected mentors. They participate in monthly webinars where they provide research project updates to their peers, a select panel of subject matter experts, and Visiting Scholars alumni who provide guidance, support, and feedback to barriers they may be experiencing in their research work. Scholars traditionally attend in-person leadership meetings and present their research findings before a national audience at the annual ABMS Conference.
The one-year, part-time program supports research priorities of The American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) Research and Education Foundation:
The ABMS Visiting Scholars Program provides opportunities to: