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CTSI Accepting Applications for 2023 Clinical Research Scholars Program (CRSP)

CTSI Accepting Applications for 2023 Clinical Research Scholars Program (CRSP)

The Clinical & Translational Science Institute of Southeast Wisconsin (CTSI) announces the 2023 Request for Applications (RFA) for the Clinical Research Scholars Program (CRSP) for junior faculty committed to pursuing careers in academic medicine as independently funded, clinical and translational investigators.

CTSI is accepting Clinical Research Scholars Program applications from full-time junior faculty at CTSI affiliated institutions, including: Medical College of Wisconsin, Marquette University, Milwaukee School of Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Versiti Blood Center of Wisconsin, Children’s Wisconsin and Health System, Froedtert Hospital and Clement J. Zablocki VA Medical Center. Additionally, applicants from RCMI institutions across the country are encouraged to apply.

Applicants are accepted to the program based on the recommendation of the Clinical Research Scholars Program review committee.

Program participants will be exposed to an enriched academic environment, instruction in practical research skills, strategies for accessing relevant research resources, and guided development of manuscripts and research proposals.

Applicants must have a minimum of 20% protected time for clinical research activities, although 40% protected time is recommended. Recommendations to accept applicants are made based on the candidate’s interest in clinical research, the candidate’s statement of commitment to participating in the program, and assurances that the applicant will have protected time to engage in research. Scholars will be expected to attend virtually two Tuesday sessions each month from 8 am-10:00 am Central time.

Key Dates:

Applications Deadline: April 30, 2023

Program Start Date: September 12, 2023

NIH Funding Acknowledgment: Important Reminder – Please acknowledge the NIH when publishing papers, patents, projects, and presentations resulting from the use of CTSI resources by including the NIH Funding Acknowledgement.


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