Applied Clinical Research Program

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Conduct of Research

The program will: 
  • Promote and facilitate interdisciplinary clinical research initiatives with schools, centers, institutes and programs in the Academic Health Center, other teaching hospitals, community providers and government agencies
  • Attract extramural funding for individual faculty, new interdisciplinary or large cooperative clinical trials
  • Leverage core Academic Health Center, Medical School and Office for Clinical Research resources to support clinical research activities

Faculty Development

The program will: 
  • Help faculty acquire didactic training in clinical research
  • Assist in the development of a focused area of clinical research
  • Provide structured mentoring (in conjunction with other Department of Medicine faculty) directed toward achieving success in acquiring extramural funding, publications and promotion
  • Serve as a magnet for new faculty recruits