Coming Soon: Apply for the ABMS Visiting Scholars Program


Early-career ophthalmologists are invited to apply for the 2021–2022 American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) Visiting Scholars Program™.


The ABMS Visiting Scholars Program connects early-career physicians and research professionals with opportunities to study best practices and innovative approaches to physician learning, assessment, performance, professional development, quality improvement, and patient safety.


Early-career physicians, junior faculty, fellows, and residents are eligible as well as individuals holding master or doctoral degrees in public health, health services research, educational evaluation and statistics, public health policy and administration, or other relevant disciplines. Veterans Affairs trainees and staff also are welcome to apply.


Visiting Scholars will receive an award of up to $12,500 to support the direct costs of research and travel expenses associated with program participation.


Applications must be received by 5 pm CT on June 7, 2021. Check the website for information about the application process coming soon.