APTR-AHRQ Preventive Medicine Residency Rotations

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All applications must be submitted online

The application cycle for the current year is now closed. Applications are accepted beginning in the fall. 

Interested candidates should review the Request for Applications (RFA) document carefully to prepare materials required with the application submission. 


Residency programs must be current institutional members of APTR.

Selection Criteria

Applicants will be evaluated based upon the following criteria:

Accessibility Issues

If you are physically unable to complete the application through the online system please contact APTR staff to submit the application over the phone. You can download a printable application in PDF format, and either scan and email the completed form to training@aptrweb.org or mail to:

APTR Training Projects
1001 Connecticut Avenue, NW Suite 610

Washington, DC 20036

 202.463.0550 ext. 137


Period of Performance

The field placements will consist of two-month rotations from July through June during the year following the application. Residents will select preferred rotation months at the time of application. 

Financial Support

A stipend of $3,100 per month and an administrative fee of $1,020 will be paid directly to the residency program.


Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
5600 Fishers Lane
Rockville, MD 20852

Rotation Experience Questions

Rotation Preceptor: Quyen Ngo-Metzger, MD, MPH; USPSTF Program Scientific Director


Dr. Quyen Ngo-Metzger
Office: 301-427-1506
Work Cell: 240-475-0746
E-mail: Quyen.Ngo-Metzger@ahrq.hhs.gov


Dr. Katy Irwin
Office: 301-427-1328
E-mail: Kathleen.Irwin@ahrq.hhs.gov

Dr. Tina Fan
Office: 301-427-1567
E-mail: Tina.Fan@ahrq.hhs.gov

Application Process Questions

Sara Miller, MPH
APTR Program Coordinator
Office: 202.463.0550 ext. 137
E-mail: smiller@aptrweb.org