Research Accelerator and Mentorship Program (RAMP) Grant

This grant promotes inter-institutional research collaborations between Johns Hopkins Medicine and JHCRN affiliated institutions.


The Johns Hopkins Clinical Research Network (JHCRN) Research Accelerator and Mentorship Program grant funds 1 to 3 projects, up to $50,000 over a 12-month period. Proposals including clinical and community-based research, practice-based research, and health services research are encouraged.

Eligible applicants include Johns Hopkins University faculty and JHCRN affiliate institution staff. Principal investigators are required to involve a minimum of one JHCRN affiliate institution co-investigator. JHCRN affiliated institutions include: Anne Arundel Medical Center, Inova Health System, Peninsula Regional Medical Center, Reading Health System, and Allegheny Health System.

For more information, contact:

Adrian Dobs, MD
Director of the JHCRN

Melissa Gerstenhaber, RN-BC, MAS, MSN, CCRC
JHCRN Network Coordinator for AAMC