Research Education, Training, & Career Developement Resources

The Research Education, Training & Career Development program (RETCD) focuses on long-term didactic and mentored clinical and translational research training through a variety of initiatives. The RETCD program provides clinical and translational research training opportunities including Master of Science in Clinical Research (MSCR), KL2 Mentored Clinical & Translational Research Scholars Program for junior faculty, TL1 Medical Scientist Training (PhD graduate students and medical students), and a Certificate Program in Translational Research (CPTR) for PhD students.

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ACTSI & Emory School of Nursing: The Clinical Practice of Human Subjects Research Seminar-June 2-3

Fundamental concepts for clinical research professionals held in the Emory University Hospital Annex, room 240 and covering new topics such as IND/IDE application and a panel discussion on the Informed Consent Process. Register Now!


ACTSI Investigators Find Association between Excess Adiposity and Lower Lung Function in Adults with Cystic Fibrosis

In a recent study published in the journal, Nutrition, Atlanta Clinical & Translational Science Institute (ACTSI) investigators Jessica A. Alvarez, PhD, RD, Thomas R. Ziegler, MD, Erin C. Millson, MS, RDN, and Arlene A. Stecenko, MD, found...