Research Training Opportunities
The University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCTS)
The University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Clinical and Translational Science offers educational programs to expand the critical mass of expert scientists undertaking clinical and translational research through innovative education, training, and mentoring programs. They also offer mentoring support grants (KL2, K12, TL1) fellowships, and forums for junior faculty.
Tufts Clinical and Translational Science Institute
Tufts Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) offers a wide array of courses, workshops, and seminars in topics such as clinical and translational research, career development, grant writing, quality improvement, and regulatory affairs. They also offer mentoring support grants, fellowships, and a forum for junior faculty.
The Tufts CTSI also offers a Research Collaboration (RC) Team. The RC Team meets monthly and is comprised of Tufts CTSI Navigators and representatives from partner organizations with a wide variety of research and grant writing expertise. The team offers grant critiquing services, known as “Research Studios,” to help researchers hone their research proposals.