Visiting IBD Research Fellowship Program

Applications for the 2018 Visiting IBD Research Fellowship are now open.

The Crohn's & Colitis Foundation is now accepting applications for the 2018 Visiting IBD Research Fellowship which is supported through an independent educational program grant from Gilead Sciences, Inc.

The Crohn's & Colitis Foundation Visiting IBD Research Fellowship offers qualified post-doctoral fellows and junior faculty working in the United States, the opportunity to spend up to 12 weeks at a cutting-edge NIH-funded laboratory under the mentorship of a leader in research relevant to IBD. The program promotes career advancement for talented junior investigators dedicated to IBD research, and enables knowledge-sharing among leaders in the IBD field. The Foundation will select up to three fellows to participate and complete this program in 2018.

We encourage you to apply for this exciting research and career-enhancing opportunity. For more information about the Visiting IBD Research Fellowship program,  click here to download the full program overview and application guidelines.

Application deadline: November 30th, 2017.  To apply, send your inquiry to Please attach your CV and a letter of commitment from the host lab (if available).

If you have any questions about the program, please contact Nataly Shtraizent at