Research career & workforce development

February 10, 2020

a stethoscope and computer on a table with line graphs on paperCTSI’s BDAC has partnered with the Association for Clinical and Translational Science's Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Research Design Special Interest Group to create the Biostats4You websiteThe website identifies and reviews biostatistical training tools and resources for medical and public health researchers and professionals who wish to learn more about biostatistics. Learn more about this new biostatistics resource.

December 26, 2019

A woman works with a group on a research project.CTSI’s Research Education, Training, and Career Development Core announces a Request for Applications for PReP and A-PReP, two summer career development programs for undergraduate and doctoral-level health sciences students. Learn more and apply for this valuable career development and education opportunity.

November 4, 2019

Dr. Brian SweisCTSI Scholar Brian Sweis, PhD, received the Lindsley Prize in Behavioral Neuroscience from the Society of Neuroscience for his novel translational research on neuroeconomics applied to psychiatric disorders. Learn more about Dr. Sweis's work and his ongoing participation in the Translational Research Development Program. Congratulations, Dr. Sweis!

October 11, 2019

Learn more from CTSI leadership on what the Clinical Research Support Center offers.Watch a video from CTSI leadership to learn more about how investigators mentor and lead junior faculty to effectively conduct clinical trials, what the CTSI’s Clinical Research Support Center (CRSC) does, and what the next generation of the center will look like. 

October 3, 2019

Casey Johnson, PhD, Melanie Nicol, PharmD, PhD, Alexa Pragman, MD, PhD, Beshay Zordoky, MSc, PhDCTSI welcomes four University of Minnesota Assistant Professors into its K-R01 Transition to Independence research career development program. Congratulations to the 2019 cohort!

October 2, 2019

Poster Session 2019 attendees look at postersThe annual CTSI Poster Session took place on September 16 and was a festive gathering to honor Scholars, mentors, and community-engaged research grantees from two CTSI offices. Based on scientific and community judging, CTSI recognized CTSI-Ed Scholars and CEARCH-supported community grantees with awards for their outstanding work. Congratulations to all our Travel and Community Recognition awardees!

October 1, 2019

A wide-angle photo of the audience and speakers at the 2019 Poster Session eventThe annual CTSI Poster Session honored mentors from CTSI’s Research Education, Training, and Career Development Core, CTSI-Ed, and their work. Learn more about this year's three awardees.

 

September 16, 2019

Amy Krentzman, PhD, MSW, and Ann Van de Winckel, PhD, MSPT, PTCTSI’s Clinical and Translational Research Services (CTRS) announced its grantees for a two-stage pilot funding program for full-time University of Minnesota faculty. These awards support the planning and implementation of prospective pilot clinical trials.

July 19, 2019

Christen Ebens, Anne Frosch, and Rene Pierpont, KL2 Scholars for July 2019

CTSI is pleased to welcome three new Scholars into its KL2 Scholar Career Development Program, a structured career development program that focuses on multidisciplinary, translational research.

June 24, 2019

Group meetings are beneficial for experts/functional groups and researchers to fully understand a project, its capabilities, and to have overall, better information to move forward with their component of the study.The Clinical Research Support Center is celebrating many achievements since opening its doors in September and remains steadfast on its focus to identify the appropriate experts and functional groups to support researchers and study teams as they navigate and advance projects through the clinical research process. 

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