The overall goal of the training component is the development of successful, independent, clinical and translational investigators who focus on the study of rare diseases and are able to lead a multidisciplinary team. The training of the scholar will be integrated into the clinical and translational training of the home institution (e.g., the Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute at UCSF). We will support advanced postdoctoral or clinical fellows (who will be independent investigators within the next year), junior faculty, or established investigators who wish to develop or refocus their careers on clinical research in rare diseases.
Aim : To recruit and train highly qualified investigators in rare disease research.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)
Type
Specialized Center--Cooperative Agreements (U54)
Project #
2U54NS065705-06
Application #
8913456
Study Section
Special Emphasis Panel (ZTR1)
Program Officer
Moy, Claudia S
Project Start
Project End
Budget Start
2014-09-30
Budget End
2015-07-31
Support Year
6
Fiscal Year
2014
Total Cost
Indirect Cost
Name
University of California San Francisco
Department
Type
DUNS #
City
San Francisco
State
CA
Country
United States
Zip Code
94143
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