• GHUCCTS Announces 2016 KL2 Scholars
    Education

    After our fifth highly competitive application cycle, the Georgetown-Howard Universities Center for Clinical and Translational Sciences (GHUCCTS) announces the appointment of Anna Greenwald and Patrick Forcelli as KL2 Scholars. 

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  • SOAR-MHHD & SOAR-Health
    Education

    The Spring/Summer Opportunity for Achievement in Research-Minority Health and Health Disparities (SOAR-MHHD) and Health (SOAR-Health) Research Internship program hosting its closing ceremony on Monday, February 6, 2017 at 3pm.

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  • Clinical & Translational Research
    Master's Program

    Now accepting Fall 2017 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
    Institutions

    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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31

CRC Course Registration

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05

Grant Writing Workshop Series - Budget & Budget...

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Apr
07

Health Disparities Research Summit

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Meet Our Researchers

A Greenwald_headshot_03152017.jpgAnna Greenwald, PhD

February 27, 2017

She began her scientific career while studying psychology at the University of Goettingen, Germany (BS 2003, MS 2006). She obtained her PhD in experimental psychology from the University of Giessen, Germany, in 2009. Parts of her doctoral research were performed as a Visiting Scholar at the University of Rochester, NY, and after completing her degree in Germany, she returned to the US for a postdoctoral fellowship... Read More