• GHUCCTS Announces 2018 KL2 Scholars

    Education

    After our eighth highly competitive application cycle, GHUCCTS announces the appointment of Chukwuemeka Ihemelandu, MD, FACS as our newest KL2 Scholar.

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  • Take the GHUCCTS IRB Survey

    Improving Multi-site Study Support

    If you have ever used the GHUCCTS IRB, please complete this brief survey. It should only take 5 minutes and will be critical in helping us improve our service to you.

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  • Save the Date: 2019 ACTS Conference

    March 5-9, 2019

    Each year GHUCCTS sends staff, researchers, trainees, and scholars to present posters, lead sessions, and participate in the conference.

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  • Discovery through Diversity

    Institutions

    Member institutions provide varied backgrounds, diverse research activities, and greater exposure to a holistic community.

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  • Discovery through Diversity

    About GHUCCTS

    GHUCCTS was founded to advance the health of our community and our nation by performing research that will have a positive impact on human health and well-being.

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  • Discovery through Diversity

    Laboratory Science

    Many GHUCCTS investigators work in translational science and basic laboratories where discoveries occur. These discoveries form the basis for new therapies, drugs, and methods of disease prevention.

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  • Discovery through Diversity

    Clinical Research

    Discovery leads to clinical research studies in human volunteers with or without specific diseases. Careful testing in humans is a crucial step to adopting new basic discoveries into clinical practice.

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  • Discovery through Diversity

    Community Engagement

    Discovery also occurs in the community, where health problems are assessed and the impact of various treatments is measured across groups of patients. This is referred to as the T2 through T4 phases of translation.

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Upcoming Events

Oct
22

KL2 Junior Faculty Scholars Program Online Info Session

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Oct
25

Translational Biomedical Science Workshop

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Oct
26

7th Annual Big Data in Biomedicine Symposium: Health Data...

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Meet Our Researchers

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Alana Lelo is a sixth-year MD/PhD student at Georgetown University School of Medicine. Her thesis focuses on the role of STAG2 inactivation in papillary non-muscle-invasive urothelial carcinoma.…Read More.

   Alana is a recent graduate from the GHUCCTS    Translational Biomedical Science (TBS) Scholar    Program.