Mentored Research Training Program (TL1) Request for Applications

Mentored Research Training Program (TL1) Request for Applications

Release Date: September 4, 2018
Letter of Intent Due: October 15, 2018 @ http://go.osu.edu/TL1LOI 
Application Deadline: March 4, 2019 @ http://go.osu.edu/TL1Application 
 

The OSU Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCTS) is seeking applicants for the TL1 Mentored Clinical Research Training Program. The TL1 award supports trainees seeking a practical introduction to clinical and translational research. The TL1 award provides full-time research training support for:

 

  • Predoctoral trainees in clinical/translational related graduate degree programs and health-professionaldoctorate trainees who are enrolled in a Master’s or Doctoral program (such MPH or MD/PhDprogram).

 

  • Postdoctoral trainees with clinical/translational related PhDs or trainees with professional doctorates plus a research related degree or trainees with professional doctorates enrolled in or planning to enrollin a research related master’s degree program (for example, MPH or MMS).

 

The overall goal of the TL1 program is to increase the number of well-trained clinician-scientists who can lead the design and oversight of future clinical investigations critical to transforming the translational process so that new treatments and cures for disease can be delivered to patients faster. The OSU CCTS TL1 training program is part of the NIH Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) program, the goal of which is to help ensure that a diverse pool of highly trained scientists is available in appropriate scientific disciplines to address the nation's biomedical, behavioral, and clinical research needs. It is funded through a grant from the National Center for Clinical and Translational Science (NCATS).

 
For this award cycle, applications are being accepted for:
 
  • Up to two predoctoral awardees conducting clinical and translational research

 

  • Up to two postdoctoral awardees conducting clinical and translational research

 

Applicants may submit a research and career development plan that covers two years or one year. The second year renewal is contingent the trainee making satisfactory progress during the first year.

 

Please read this RFA carefully for complete eligibility requirements related to the applicant and type of research proposed.

 

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