Junior Faculty

The CTSI Training and Professional Development Program offers the following educational opportunities for junior faculty:

Master of Science in Clinical and Translational Science

A 30-credit-hour degree (with required mentored research project and thesis) designed to provide a comprehensive didactic curriculum and training program in clinical and translational science.

Certificate in Translational Health Science

Designed for individuals who wish to learn more about key areas of clinical/ translational science, including grant and manuscript writing, biostatistics, ethics and study design.

Training and Research Academy for Clinical and Translational Science (TRACTS)

Two-year, tuition-funded mentored training program for faculty and senior fellows at the University of Florida who have a passion to pursue clinical/ translational research in the health sciences as a major component of their careers. Designed to provide sufficient research experience, didactic knowledge and publishable research outcomes to be competitive for a K-level (NIH) mentored research award or equivalent.

KL2 Training Grant

A research training and funding opportunity that supports didactic coursework, mentored research and multidisciplinary teamwork to develop the skills necessary to build a well-funded collaborative research career.

GMS 7093: Introduction to Clinical and Translational Research

Highly interactive two-week series led by top faculty. Includes small-group sessions to develop an interdisciplinary protocol.