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CTSI is now accepting applications for its new TL1 Program for University of Minnesota pre- and -post doctoral trainees and medical fellows that allows nearly $1.3 million in support across two years for up to 11 scholars.
The Clinical Research Support Center, a partnership among the U's primary clinical research service groups aimed at helping investigators and study teams more efficiently navigate the clinical research environment and advance research projects more quickly, is slated to officially open its doors next month. Attend the Open House 2 to 4pm, Sept. 4.
Three research projects have been selected to each receive $50,000 in initial project funding and support through CTSI's Translational Product Development Fund (TPDF) to advance along the translational development pathway toward the formation of a start-up company or execution of a license agreement.
The TL1 Program, for University of Minnesota pre- and post -doctoral trainees and medical fellows who are committed to a substantive and impactful career in translational research and team science, is CTSI's seventh program dedicated to building a pipeline of clinical and translational researchers. Dr. Jayne Fulkerson was recently named Director of the TL1 Program, and Dr. Angela Panoskaltsis-Mortari the Associate Director.
A CTSI team and supported resource, made possible through CTSI's Clinical and Translational Award, is contributing to the Minnesota Cancer Clinical Trials Network (MNCCTN) that aims to expand access to cancer clinical trials for all Minnesotans.