NRSA Primary Care Research Fellowship
The NRSA Primary Care Research Fellowship aims to train primary care physicians for academic careers that emphasize research. The two-to three-year fellowship provides participants with the knowledge, skills and experience to pursue an individual research program. Fellows establish a research foundation through course work in the various departments of UNC’sand seminars in the School of Medicine’s , and reinforced through fellows’ research projects, weekly works-in-progress seminars, and mentoring by clinical and research faculty.
The fellowship is based in the, a large, multi-disciplinary research unit on campus. To learn more,
Meet our Fellows
Family Medicine, 1st Year
Dr. Enyioha is from Louisville, KY but grew up in Nigeria. She received her undergraduate degree at William Carey University in Hattiesburg, MS and her medical degree from Yale University. She completed residency training in Family Medicine at University of Virginia.
Research Interests: Health disparities at a local and global level, chronic disease management with patient engagement.
Family Medicine, 2nd Year
Dr. Yun earned a degree in Psychology from the University of California, San Diego, and worked as a language and behavioral therapist for special-needs children after college. He decided to pursue a medical career and completed a post-baccalaureate training program before attending medical school at Saint Louis University. He completed his Family Medicine residency at the Ohio State University.
Research Interests: behavioral interventions for managing chronic disease, patient-physician communication, community-based interventions
Dr. Dotson earned degrees in Biology and Religion from the Florida State University and worked as a high school science teacher with Teach for America following college. She went on to pursue a Master of Science in Public Health at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and doctorate of medicine from the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill. She completed Family Medicine residency at the University of New Mexico.
Research Interests: adverse childhood experiences, substance abuse in pregnancy, maternal outcomes, early childhood health, trauma-informed care