Category: Training & Education

NIH NCATS E-Newsletter: July 2020

Volume 09 │ Issue 07│ July 31, 2020 DIRECTOR’S MESSAGE In his latest message, the director discusses how NCATS is prioritizing innovative approaches to help address the disproportionate burden of health disparities faced by racial and ethnic minorities in the United States. Read More WHAT’S HAPPENING ANNOUNCEMENTS & OPPORTUNITIES MEET NCATS STAFF Pramod S. Terse, Ph.D., D.A.B.T., […]

Continuing Education – New Schedule

Dear Members of the Informatics Enterprise Committee, BU CTSI has partnered with Indiana CTSI and Regenstrief Institute to offer four continuing education classes starting October 5. Each class is intended to offer practical, ready-to-use value where health IT and research overlap.  Geared for the working professional, these are weekly, one-hour commitments without mandatory homework. Classes […]

NCATS Online Course in Translational Science

Sept. 8 – Oct. 23, 2020 Enhance your translational science skills this fall with a seven-week online course, MEDI 501: Principles of Preclinical Translational Science. This class is open to the public and is being offered by NCATS’ Education Branch in partnership with the Foundation for Advanced Education in the Sciences(link is external) (FAES). Registration for the fall course […]

Upcoming Online Courses at Harvard Catalyst

Funding Your Research: Foundations and Philanthropy – Online, September 9 – November 4, 2020 Researchers who are seeking to learn more about foundation and philanthropic grant funding and how to manage and write successful grant applications specific to these funding sources. Certificate in Applied Biostatistics – Online, September 14, 2020 – April 30, 2021 A comprehensive overview […]

Five Questions w/ David Sanchez, Career Catalyst, & New Webinar Series

News and Events  |  May 14, 2020 Resources | Education | Events Five Questions with David Sanchez “That summer, seeing research from a more translational perspective and all the available resources, made me want to go to BWH for residency, says David Sanchez, MD. Our Visiting Research Internship Program (VRIP) alumnus discusses his summer at Harvard Medical School and […]

CTSA Ansible _May 8, 2020

THE SPOTLIGHT | WHAT’S NEW | GET INVOLVED | CONSORTIUM CORNER Mike’s Blog – May 2020 Figuratively – impossible, but virtually – I’m possible! Switching the Spring CTSA Program meeting from in-person to virtual was not a simple task but I believe we were able to really pull this off.  With CLIC’s coordination and a great effort from the group leads, CLIC […]

CLIC News-Roundup April 7, 2020

News Roundup April 7, 2020 Updates from CLIC CLIC Education & Career Development Gateway Are you transitioning your education and trainings into the online space?  Need help finding translational science resources or developing your curriculum? The CLIC Education & Career Development Gateway is a collaborative space for the CTSA education and training community. The Gateway includes several distinct sections […]

Research Revealed: COVID-19 Updates for Researchers

Insider Insights   COVID-19 INFORMATION Research Community Updates Our COVID-19 page is updated daily with resources to support researchers and administrators through the pandemic, including coronavirus research funding, grantFAQs, and guidance for donating supplies to our BU colleagues on the front line. An open data set for research on COVID-19 (Allen Institute for AI) Tools for running […]

Enroll in a course led by one of the 10 most-cited scientists worldwide: Credibility, Translation, and Usefulness in Scientific Research

John P.A. Ioannidis, MD, DSc Monday, April 6—Thursday, April 9, 2020, Noon-4:00 pm Tufts Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) 35 Kneeland Street, 8th Floor Conference Room, Boston, MA This special four-day University College course, offered only in spring 2020, covers issues related to the credibility, translation, and usefulness of research findings. Emphasis will be […]

Population Health Exchange

Winter Institute 2019 January 7–11, 2019 Same Great Programs, Better Travel Conditions ❄ The PHX Winter Institute offers short, immersive programs, open to professionals, from across sectors, with all levels of public health knowledge. This winter, we are offering a range of programs virtually, so you can update or learn a new skill from anywhere. […]