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The Prevention and Methodology Training Program (PAMT)

The interdisciplinary Prevention and Methodology Training Program (PAMT) trains pre-doctoral graduate students and post-doctoral researchers interested in prevention science and innovative methods.

group photo of 2019-2020 PAMT trainees and leadershipPAMT is funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse through a T32 grant that leverages the unique expertise of Penn State’s College of Health and Human Development in both prevention research and innovative methods.

Administered in the Edna Bennett Pierce Prevention Research Center, PAMT’s purpose is to produce scientists trained in the integration of prevention science and innovative methods, and it offers a unique opportunity for highly motivated pre- and post-doctoral researchers to continue their training in a synergistic environment that includes some of the top prevention scientists and methodologists in the country.

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Learn about Postdoctoral Fellowships

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This video is an excellent introduction to PAMT for anyone who is considering applying for a fellowship. We recommend that interested graduate students watch this video and follow up with any remaining questions.

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Contact Information

Damon Jones headshotFor more information about PAMT, contact Damon Jones, the Associate Training Director.

(814) 865-6020