PhD Students

The CTSI Translational Workforce Development Program offers the following educational opportunities for Ph.D. students:

Clinical & Translational Science (CTS) Interdisciplinary Concentration

Develops skills to conduct multidisciplinary CTS research. Combines didactic coursework and a mentored research project. Open to Ph.D. students who have not yet defended their dissertation proposals. Applicants accepted year-round.

TL1 Training Grant

Available to Ph.D. students in partner PhD programs who wish to pursue the Clinical & Translational Science (CTS) Interdisciplinary Concentration. Covers up to two years of funding, plus support for lab and training expenses and other activities.

Clinical & Translational Science (CTS) Certificate

Coursework portion only of CTS program, to develop skills for team-oriented clinical & translational research in a variety of settings, including academia, industry, biotech and government. Open to students in all partner PhD programs. Applicants accepted year-round.