GHUCCTS

GHUCCTS

Discovery through Diversity

GHUCCTS designs and implements research that will have a high impact on underserved groups in our communities, including people from diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds, people with disabilities, and older adults.

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Responses to COVID-19

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to evolve in the greater Washington DC area, we are following the directives of our respective universities and institutions. As a result, most GHUCCTS physical offices are closed and we have shifted to virtual support for our research faculty, staff and trainees. Our Clinical Research Units at Georgetown University Hospital and Howard University Hospital remain open for ongoing studies that require scheduled visits for already enrolled patients, but not for new enrollments or new protocols at this time.

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Upcoming Events
The Entering Mentoring seminar, developed by the Wisconsin Program for Scientific Teaching at the University of Wisconsin  - Madison, engages research mentors in activities that develop effective mentoring practices. This workshop is an adaptation of that original curriculum for clinical and translational researchers.
The Entering Mentoring seminar, developed by the Wisconsin Program for Scientific Teaching at the University of Wisconsin  - Madison, engages research mentors in activities that develop effective mentoring practices. This workshop is an adaptation of that original curriculum for clinical and translational researchers.
The Entering Mentoring seminar, developed by the Wisconsin Program for Scientific Teaching at the University of Wisconsin  - Madison, engages research mentors in activities that develop effective mentoring practices. This workshop is an adaptation of that original curriculum for clinical and translational researchers.
This free monthly webinar features Dr. Paul Kolm, Associate Director in the Department of Biostatistics and Biomedical Informatics at the MedStar Health Research Institute.
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GHUCCTS announces 2022 KL2 Scholar Dr. Amanda Blair Spence

Nov 07, 2022

The Georgetown-Howard Universities Center for Clinical and Translational Science (GHUCCTS) is pleased to announce the appointment of Amanda Blair Spence, MD as the 2nd KL2 Scholar selected in our highly-competitive 2022 cycle. This new awardee, her research projects, and training plan are emblematic of our program objectives in that they pair a highly-promising junior faculty scholar-trainee with a mentor team that includes senior colleagues from across disciplines, departments, campuses, and institutions to pursue research that depends upon collaborations and methods from outside the scholars’ discipline, local research environment, or past experiences.

2022 DC CTSA Conference Recordings

Nov 01, 2022

Session recordings are now available from the DC CTSA Consortium's 2022 DC CTSA Spring Regulatory Update & Hot Topics in Clinical and Translational Research.

2022 REKS Summer Series Recording: Regulatory and Ethics in Innovative Community Research

Oct 25, 2022

Recordings for the 2022 REKS Summer Series are now available. The goal of these series is to highlight and discuss innovative community research, regulatory requirements, and ethical implications.

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