Psychiatric Research/Neurosciences Fellowship

The Veterans Administration sponsors a two- or three-year Psychiatric Research/Neurosciences Fellowship. The fellowship is designed to provide training in basic science and translational clinical research. The program includes a course of study as well as a research project that will lead to training in biological psychiatric research.


To be considered for the program, applicants must be psychiatrists who are board-eligible.

How to Apply

Contact Sophia Vinogradov, MD or Kristine Yaffe, MD for application information. Applications are due in April of each year.


Fellows spend approximately 25% of their time in clinical work.


Sophia Vinogradov, MD and Kristine Yaffe, MD
Psychiatric Research/Neurosciences Fellowship Program
Department of Psychiatry
University of California, San Francisco
4150 Clement Street
San Francisco, CA 94121 


Leadership in research, education, psychiatric care and public service