While highlighting the overall increase in K grants, you might also mention that the CTSI K Program has expanded to provide support (WIPS, access to design experts, biostatisticians, science writers, and interdisciplinary networking) for 63 K Scholars (22 funded by KL2, 41 individual Ks).
CTSI Annual Retreat 2011: A Tale of Summer
CTSI Annual Retreat 2011<br />A Tale of Summer<br />S. Claiborne Johnston, MD, PhD<br />Associate Vice Chancellor of Research & CTSI Director<br />
“Daddy, why does the train stop here?”<br />- Teo Johnston, Age 8<br />
Evolution of an Industry<br />Start-up/building phase<br />Hire<br />Build basic structures<br />Start slow but accelerate<br />Sustainability phase <br />Prepare for change; keep eyes on future<br />Consider more flexible approaches<br />Continue to innovate<br />
CTSI Retreat 2011<br />12:45-3:00 “CTSI Idol”<br />3:00-3:20 Break<br />3:20-4:00 Defining Success<br />4:00-4:20 Early Stage Translation<br />4:20-4:40 Improving the Health of SF<br />4:40-5:00 Closing Discussion<br />5:00-6:00 Reception<br />