predoctoral

pre·doc·tor·al

 (prē-dŏk′tər-əl)
adj.
Of, relating to, or engaged in advanced academic study in preparation for a doctorate: predoctoral course work; a predoctoral student.

predoctoral

(priːˈdɒktərəl)
adj
1. (Education) of or pertaining to academic work or research undertaken prior to or in preparation for receiving a doctorate
2. (Education) (of a person) undertaking predoctoral work
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was supported by a PICATA predoctoral fellowship (BE55/11) from the Moncloa Campus of International Excellence (UCM-UPM, Instituto de Investigation Sanitaria Gregorio Maranon).
Nevertheless, a study carried out in 2008 (and reported in 2014) indicated that 70% of the schools responding reported that, to some extent, predoctoral students were involved in routinely treating patients with special needs beyond simply observing.
Christine O'Brien, an officer since 1979 at the Ford Foundation Predoctoral, Dissertation, and Postdoctoral Fellowship Program at the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, says that even postdoctoral students who were accepted in the Ford program expressed early in its origins a sense of "isolation" during their studies.
About Nova Southeastern University's College of Dental Medicine: Predoctoral and postdoctoral dental students of the college benefit from state-of-the-art educational programs and clinical facilities, dedicated staff, and an outstanding faculty recognized annually with numerous awards and honors.
Contract notice: Subscription service hiring two group insurance policies for the benefit of beneficiaries of aid for predoctoral training contracts of doctors of the directorate general of scientific and technical research.
Waupaca Eating Smart was the start of the project, with a small-scale survey of the town and its food outlets, said Jennifer Valdivia Espino, a predoctoral fellow in the Department of Population Health Sciences at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, APHA member and research assistant with the program.
Is there a place for teaching obstructive sleep apnea and snoring in the predoctoral dental curriculum?
He studied experimental economics at the University of Arizona as a predoctoral fellow before receiving his Ph.
Khalid Almas, BDS, MSc, DDPHRCS Director, Predoctoral Periodontics Division of Periodontology, School of Dental Medicine, University of Connecticut
Cox Predoctoral Fellow at the University of Denver's Graduate School of Social Work.
Since then, the museum has hosted 20 predoctoral, postdoctoral, and senior fellows as well as two object conservation fellows.