July 3, 2018, Vol 320, No. 1, Pages 3-102
Preparing Physician-Scientists for an Evolving Research Ecosystem
Matthew E. Hirschtritt, MD, MPH; Penny M. Heaton, MD; Thomas R. Insel, MD
JAMA. 2018;320(1):31-32. doi:10.1001/jama.2018.4478
In this Viewpoint, Insel and colleagues discuss the roles that private sector companies and foundations might play and the advantages of public-private partnerships in nurturing new and early-career physician-investigators given an always-challenging funding environment and ever-increasing hurdles young physicians must overcome to establish a research career.