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Clinical and Translational Science (CTS) Fellowship (TL1)

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Trainee Eligibility

Candidates may be either pre-doctoral or post-doctoral candidates who are currently enrolled in one of the following schools at either the University of Pittsburgh or at one of our 18 partnering MSIs (minority-serving institutions):

  1. Schools of the Health Sciences (Schools of Medicine, Nursing, Public Health, Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Pharmacy, and Dental Medicine)
  2. School of Engineering
  3. Social Science Departments

Candidates should have a passion for translational research—with a commitment to any phase of translation (T1–T4)—and have an intention of becoming a translational investigator. Preference will be given to trainees that have conducted research or have been actively involved in research projects.

Prospective trainees interested in innovation may be eligible for Fellowship in Innovation. These trainees are strongly encouraged to complete the ICRE Innovation Track course sequence and will be required to take Idea 2 Impact (I2I) and Benchtop to Bedside courses, as well as a part-time or full-time externship as a part of the 1 year program.