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Funding for Educational Activities

For CMS/RFUMS residents or fellows who have been accepted for a poster or paper presentation, FHCC and Chicago Medical School’s GME Office will fund up to $1,500 for expenses in connection with those educational activities. The request should be completed 45 business days prior to the presentation. The GME Office will not accept any applications submitted less than 45 days in advance. The GME Office will not fund for international travel and expenses.

The program director has to attest to the request and necessary justification and documents have to be submitted along with the award request. Contact your program coordinator or the GME Office for questions!

Please let Elsa Kurien at the GME Office know of the intent to travel for the paper/poster presentation at least 45 days in advance of the presentation.

Elsa Kurien

Director of GME & CME
Chicago Medical School
3333 Green Bay Road
Main Campus Basic Sciences Building 1.303
North Chicago, IL 60064
Phone: 847-578-3341 
Fax: 847-578-3320 
Email: elsa.kurien@rosalindfranklin.edu