Objectives ? Provide training based on didactic curricula that provide solid grounding in basic biomedical sciences, the essential concepts and methods of CR, a working knowledge of research subjects'protections and the regulatory structures that underlie these protections, and an appreciation for the ethical norms that frame the responsible conduct of research. ? Present the trainees with a series of research experiences, both in the laboratory and in the clinic that will demonstrate the interdisciplinary character of clinical and translational research at CTSI institutions and that will form the basis for development of their dissertation projects. ? Provide a robust system of mentoring that will guide trainees in all stages of graduate training from early interdisciplinary courses through decisions about the immediate postdoctoral experience. Objectives ? To train a cadre of researchers who can lead the translation of basic research into practice at the community level ? To strengthen CR collaborative ties between the Tufts CTSI and the affiliated hospitals.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS)
Type
Mentored Career Development Award (KL2)
Project #
8KL2TR000074-05
Application #
8258282
Study Section
Special Emphasis Panel (ZRR1-SRC (99))
Program Officer
Wilde, David B
Project Start
2008-05-19
Project End
2013-10-31
Budget Start
2012-05-01
Budget End
2013-10-31
Support Year
5
Fiscal Year
2012
Total Cost
$149,076
Indirect Cost
Name
Tufts University
Department
Internal Medicine/Medicine
Type
Schools of Medicine
DUNS #
039318308
City
Boston
State
MA
Country
United States
Zip Code
02111
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