What kind of services can the Translational Technologies and Resources (TTR) component provide?
The TTR is composed of multiple core laboratories at Georgetown University, Howard University, Medstar, the Veterans Administration, and Oak Ridge National Laboratory that offer an extraordinarily wide range of expertise. For more detailed information click here. Read More
What are some helpful resources for learning about community-based participatory research?
A commonly used definition from the W.K. Kellog Foundation describes community-based participatory research (CBPR) as a collaborative approach to research that equitably involves all partners in the research process and recognizes the unique strengths that each brings. CBPR begins with a... Read More
What is an Informed Consent?
Informed consent is the process of learning the key facts about a clinical trial before deciding whether or not to participate. It is also a continuing process throughout the study to provide information for participants. To help someone decide whether or not to participate, the doctors and nurses... Read More
What is the GHUCCTS- Pilot and Collaborative Studies Program (GHUCCTS-PCSP)?
The mission of GHUCCTS and the national Clinical Translational Science Award (CTSA) programs includes promotion of interdisciplinary research that will translate basic findings into clinical applications and clinical research findings into community use in order to improve human health. ... Read More
I would like to conduct research with the Practice-Based Research Network (PBRNs). How do I get started?
If you wish to conduct research within any of the Practice-Based Research Networks (PBRNs), you will need to complete and submit an application form along with a concept paper/proposal which will provide in-depth discussion about your topic of interest. Click here to contact one of our... Read More
When is the application deadline for the 2013 SOAR program?
The 2013 application deadline for the SOAR program is January 31, 2013. Read More
What are the program dates for SOAR?
The 2013 program dates for SOAR are: June 2, 2013 - August 3, 2013 Read More
What opportunities are available through the SOAR program?
SOAR offers each student : Room and board on Howard University campus Mentored research projects Up to $3,000 Stipend Trips to unique research facilities Read More
Should my letters of recommendation for SOAR be written by Science professors only?
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Is there a Statistician to help with my research or my KL2 application?
Dr. Nawar Shara (MHRI) or Dr. John Kwagyan (HU) will direct you to the appropriate resources. Read More