Funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse, the BST program provides fellowships and intensive training to 16 fellows (9 predocs and 7 postdocs) each year from various behavioral disciplines, including public health, social work, psychology, criminal justice, sociology as well as nursing.
BST training involves:
- Weekly seminars and workshops all day on Mondays
- Mentorship on NIDA grants
- Fellows conducting their own research projects
- Writing grants for funding