CTSI's programs & support

December 7, 2020

Previous participants in the Mothers Leading Science program meet a researcher mom's new babyThe Mothers Leading Science leadership development program welcomes twelve female faculty and health science researchers to the 2020-2021 cohort.

November 25, 2020

Ana NunezIn this newly created CTSI leadership position, Dr. Núñez will collaborate with CTSI staff and faculty to shape and enact initiatives that promote inclusive excellence across the organization and with our communities.

October 21, 2020

Screenshot of Poster Session Travel Awards from online eventThis year's virtual Poster Session included awards for outstanding posters and presentations. Awardees included participants in CTSI's community engagement and education programs and the Building Interdisciplinary Research Careers in Women's Health program.

October 12, 2020

PRISM mobile appThe app collects patient-reported data in a way that can be used by the provider’s EHR system, arming clinicians with information that can improve diagnoses and patient outcomes.


October 8, 2020

People in a meetingA University of Minnesota feasibility review support service recently received special recognition from the Society of Clinical Research Associates (SOCRA). This free service helps UMN researchers enhance their protocols and get studies started quickly.

September 25, 2020

Mentors of the Year Jayne Fulkerson and Glenn Simmons, Jr.CTSI’s Research Education, Training, and Career Development Core recognized Jayne Fulkerson, PhD, and Glenn Simmons, Jr., as Mentors of the Year during the annual 2020 Poster Session. 

September 14, 2020

Scientist looks through a microscopeCTSI’s Office of Discovery and Translation has selected five UMN innovations related to COVID-19 for the 2020 Translational Grant Program. Awardees will receive support for their research on COVID-19 prevention, diagnosis, and treatment.

September 14, 2020

Sarah Hoffman and Stephanie MisonoCTSI has awarded two University of Minnesota faculty $50,000 each to prepare and implement clinical pilot studies. 

August 19, 2020

COVID-19University of Minnesota researchers can now access high-quality COVID-19 patient data for their research, thanks to CTSI’s new COVID-19 Registry. The registry houses the de-identified electronic medical records of patients who have the virus as well as those with related conditions and symptoms. 

August 13, 2020

Scholars in CTSI professional development programs attend a seminarCTSI has welcomed 17 scholars into career development programs designed to help advance the University of Minnesota’s rising stars in health research.