Twenty journalism Fellowships funded by the Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research are available to cover travel costs, accommodations and meals for their Mayo Foundation Journalist Residency, which will be held in Jacksonville, Florida, February 24-28, 2019. 

The journalists will receive a look at what’s new and what’s next in several medical specialties. Topics will include aging, cancer, brain injuries and diseases, transplant medicine, vaccines and developing technologies such as regenerative medicine, telemedicine and simulation-based medical training. 

To apply, write journalistresidency@mayo.edu by December 11th and detail:

Your name, employer or primary freelance clients, job title and how long you have been covering health care.

Three to five paragraphs on why you would like to attend and what you are most interested in learning.

Specify that you have permission from your editor or clients to attend the program in its entirety.