• GHUCCTS Announces 2017 KL2 Scholars

    After our seventh highly competitive application cycle, the Georgetown-Howard Universities Center for Clinical and Translational Sciences (GHUCCTS) announces the appointment of Alejandra Hurtado de Mendoza and Matthew Edwardson as KL2 Scholars. 

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  • TL1 Program Now Accepting Applications
    Trainee Program

    GHUCCTS is now accepting applications for our 2018 cycle of pre-and post-doctoral trainee awards (TL1). Pre-applications are due Tuesday May 1, 2018.

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  • Clinical & Translational Research
    Master's Program

    Now accepting Fall 2018 applications! The Master of Science in Clinical and Translational Research was designed to help students become well versed in research and clinical research methods. Preparing students in project design and associated grant preparation, and effective communication of research results. 

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  • Discovery through Diversity

    Member institutions provide varied backgrounds, diverse research activities, and greater exposure to a holistic community. These unique areas of interest allow for the exchange of ideas and discovery, creating a dynamic research community that supports the larger District of Columbia community.

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  • Discovery through Diversity
    About GHUCCTS

    The Georgetown-Howard Universities Center for Clinical and Translational Science (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.  This step is referred to as the "T1" phase of translation.

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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


Summer Intensive Workshop: Biostatistics, Epidemiology,...

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Meet Our Researchers

K.Michel 2.JPGKate Michel, PhD, MPH

Katherine G. Michel PhD, MPH is a Post-Doctoral fellow in our TL1 Program. Her research ranges from studying trust in health systems to interactions between commensal microbes and the immune system... Read More.