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  • Johns Hopkins – Pre CTSA
    • Comprehensive large research institution
    • Over 50 post-docs pursuing degrees in clinical investigation (K12 and GTPCI)
    • T32 predoctoral clinical research program
    • 2 General Clinical Research Centers – Johns Hopkins Hospital/Bayview
      • Mixed use inpatient unit at JHH
      • small inpatient unit at Bayview
      • pediatrics unit and neurobehavioral unit
  • Johns Hopkins – Pre CTSA
    • Less than optimal coordination across research units
    • Clinical investigators who despite objective evidence of promotions, express not feeling valued by department
    • Frustration with complexity of starting and conducting human subjects research studies
    • Very low ratio of sponsored research funding to number of patents filed
  • Johns Hopkins Post CTSA
    • Creation of Institute for Clinical and Translational Research
      • Voice for clinical investigators
      • Center for training in translational research
      • Center to create databases to measure process and efficiency of translational research
      • Center for clinical research informatics
  • Johns Hopkins Post CTSA
    • Director of ICTR
      • Daniel Ford, MD, MPH
        • General Internal Medicine/Health Policy Management
        • Vice Dean for Clinical Investigation
    • Deputy Directors for ICTR
      • Christopher Saudek, MD
        • Endocrinology
        • Clinical Research Units
      • Neil Powe, MD, MPH, MBA
        • Welch Center, General Internal Medicine/Epidemiology
        • Translational Research Training
  • Johns Hopkins Post CTSA
    • Deputy Directors of ICTR
      • Stephen Desiderio, MD, PhD
        • Institute for Basic Biomedical Science
        • Basic science translation
      • Elizabeth Jaffee, MD
        • Oncology/Cancer Center
        • Translational Cores
      • Pam Zeitlin, MD
        • Department of Pediatrics
        • Research in Children
  • Johns Hopkins Post CTSA
    • Deputy Directors of ICTR
      • Pamela Ouyang, MD
        • Cardiology
        • Research at Bayview Hospital Center
      • Charles Balch, MD
        • Surgical Oncology
        • Community Research Networks
  • Johns Hopkins Post CTSA
    • New support offices
      • Research participant recruitment and retention
      • Clinical research informatics
      • Research navigators
      • Clinical research networks
    • Translational Cores
      • Proteomics, genetics, drug/vaccine development and imaging
  • Johns Hopkins Post CTSA
    • Clinical Research Units
      • Serviced over 500 faculty in 68 different departments and divisions
      • Consolidating administrative processes and systems between two Clinical Research Units to create a single service center
      • Transformed inpatient beds at Bayview to higher intensity outpatient beds
      • Mixed inpatient unit at Johns Hopkins Hospital still servicing multiple investigators
      • Piloting moving services into broader range of settings
  • Johns Hopkins Post CTSA
    • Challenges
      • Coordinating wide range of translational research at Johns Hopkins
      • Setting priorities for users of services
      • Creating pathways for private/public partnerships
      • Balancing local demands and working with national CTSA consortium