Environmental Health Research Institute for Nurse and Clinician Scientists™ (EHRI-NCS) 2023 Cohort

Do you educate, train, or mentor nurse scientists?
Do you want to advance research methods in environmental health?

This tuition-free, NIH/NIEHS funded workshop is for you!

The 2023 cohort will have pre-recorded didactic course content available beginning March 1, 2023. We will also meet in real time for 5 days in person at Emory University in Atlanta, GA for June 12-16, 2023. Please note we are exploring virtual and hybrid options, including moving up to 2 days to real-time virtual days in June 2023.

You will also receive follow-up mentorship support to create a course deliverable.

Examples of course deliverables include:

  1. grant application
  2. manuscript for publication
  3. higher education or professional development course plan
  4. policy statement or civic engagement activities
  5. curriculum plan
  6. center proposal and/or
  7. integration of environmental health methods and measures into an ongoing program of research

We are excited to review your application!

Using a train-the-trainer approach, we welcome PhD, DNP, MD, PharmD, EdD, equivalent doctorate prepared and graduate student participants who are educating/will educate nurse scientists. 

Participants will have a year-long opportunity to learn with:

EHRI-NCS is a flipped classroom, train-the-trainer and mentorship program.

  • March 1, 2022 – Self-paced pre-recorded didactic material open in the virtual classroom (9, 60-90 minute sessions plus bonus in-depth optional material)
  • June 2023 Real-time Workshop (5 days, currently planned for June 12-14 at Emory University with additional 2 virtual days. Finalized June schedule forthcoming)
  • June-November, 2023 Individualized Mentorship and Networking
  • 2024 and beyond, engage with us for future cohorts

Hosted by Castner Incorporated in partnership with Emory University, Washington State University, and University of Alabama at Huntsville (A personal gmail may be required by participants to access some shared content).



Please fill out the “Contact” form at https://castnerincorporated.com/ with your questions or comments. 

  • Applicants Accepted on a Rolling Basis
  • Last date to Apply: January 31, 2023
  • Applicants will be notified of acceptance monthly and no later than by February 20

We are committed to diversity and inclusion for those who are under-represented in US Biomedical, Clinical, Behavioral, and Social Sciences. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, national origin, disability, or veteran status.  Our application includes optional questions to support our accountability to our commitment to diversity and inclusion.

This workshop is supported by the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences of the National Institutes of Health under award number R25ES033452 (PI: Castner). The content is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of the National Institutes of Health.