CTSI is committed to training up-and-coming investigators so they can lead successful research careers, and uncover breakthroughs that can create a healthier tomorrow.
The institute’s career development programs help aspiring health researchers by providing funding, connecting them with collaborators, and creating educational experiences about all aspects of research. CTSI scholars attend seminars, participate in exercises designed to develop their skills, and get hands-on experiences by pursuing a mentored project.
The research training paved the way for one PhD candidate, who credits the CTSI program he joined as being the ‘turning point’ in his career.
“Joining a CTSI career development program was the turning point for me.”
Even though Youssef Roman, PharmD, is not quite out of school, he’s well on his way to becoming a successful researcher. His findings about metabolic disorders continue to be expanded upon, and he plays a key role in multiple studies, including one that’s federally funded by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI).
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