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CTSI Training Programs: Deborah Grady and a Cast of Thousands


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CTSI Training Programs: Deborah Grady and a Cast of Thousands

  1. 1. Accelerating research to bring better health to more people more quickly! CTSI Training Programs Deborah Grady and a Cast of Thousands
  2. 2. PhD in Epidemiology and Translational Sciences BMS PIBS PhD Biomedical Engineering Graduate Education in Medical Sciences) Master ’s in Translational Medicine Master ’s in Clinical Research Basic Health Policy T1 Clinical T2 T1 Epidemiology Clinical Trials IDS Health Policy Graduate Research Training Programs at UCSF
  3. 3. CTST Aims <ul><li>Provide superb education </li></ul><ul><ul><li>TICR Certificate and Masters - Jeff Martin </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>PhD in Epidemiology and Translation – Bob Hiatt </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Provide superb training </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Specific to level: </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>PuP– Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>PACCTR – Joel Palefsky </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Resident Research Program – Doug Bauer </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Fellows Program – Alka Kanaya </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>K Program – Steve Hulley, Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Specific to area of interest: </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Graduate Education in Medical Sciences – Lou Reichardt </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Masters in Translational Medicine – Tejal Desai/Terry Johnson </li></ul></ul></ul>
  4. 4. TICR: Success by the Numbers
  5. 5. New Tracks in TICR <ul><li>Implementation & Dissemination Sciences and Health Policy </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Overview and 5 additional courses </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Training program = PIDS </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Early translational sciences </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Masters or PhD plus 2-4 courses in TICR </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Training programs = MTM, GEMS </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. Training Programs: Success by the Numbers
  7. 7. Pre-health Undergraduate Program <ul><li>UCB undergrads, aim to attend clinical prof school, interested in C&T research </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Paired with PACCTR Scholar </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Complete Designing Clinical Research plus </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Research ethics </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Literature review and assessment </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Measures of association </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Assist PACCTR Scholar to develop protocol and carry out research plan </li></ul></ul>
  8. 8. PACCTR <ul><li>Students from all 4 Professional Schools interested in C+T Research, co-funded by DDCF </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Training period from 3 months to 2 years </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Students take courses in TICR, regular WIPs </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Mentoring and counseling </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Annual research symposium </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Core of the UCSF Pathway in C+T Research </li></ul></ul>
  9. 9. Resident Research Program <ul><li>Residents - all Schools and disciplines </li></ul><ul><ul><li>New 4-week course (DCR for Students and Residents) completed by 60 residents this year with close to 100% completing a protocol </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Resident Research Scholar Program (1-year) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Provides mentoring and counseling </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Small grant program for research and travel to present research findings </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Annual Resident Research Symposium </li></ul></ul>
  10. 10. Fellows Program <ul><li>Fellows who complete ATCR or Masters </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Works-in-progress focused on preparing Career Development (K) proposal </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Coordinated with TICR course on “Writing a K Grant” </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Of 8 fellows this year, 5 submitted K grants, 3 funded </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Support T32 preparation and renewal </li></ul>
  11. 11. K Program <ul><li>Marked expansion to individual K grants </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Over half of the K Program Scholars </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Supports WIPs, expert advice, collaboration </li></ul></ul><ul><li>$75,000 salary plus $25,000 research support </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Masters in Clinical Research or equivalent </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Mentoring and career advice </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Expertise and training in design, biostatistics, writing, practical aspects of study conduct </li></ul></ul></ul>
  12. 12. Masters in Translational Medicine <ul><li>Jointly sponsored by UCB and UCSF </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Students who wish to apply engineering and business approaches to improve health </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Interdisciplinary training </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Core courses in research methods, engineering, device development, regulatory issues, business </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Team projects and interdisciplinary mentoring </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Practical experience/capstone project in solving real problems in translational engineering </li></ul></ul></ul>
  13. 13. Graduate Education in Medical Science <ul><li>Graduate students and Post-docs: co-funded by HHMI and CTSI </li></ul><ul><li>Phased involvement </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>All students - website, 6 mini-courses, qtrly seminar, 2 new courses: Immunity and Immunopathology and Introduction to Human Biology and Medicine </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Certificate – 4 courses in TICR; training in a specific clinical discipline; co-mentored by basic and clinical researchers </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Stipends/Masters – develop protocol for and complete a translational research study </li></ul></ul></ul>
  14. 14. Program in Implementation and Dissemination Science/Health Policy <ul><li>Faculty, fellows, trainees interested in implementation and health policy </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Curriculum – 6 courses taken individually or as a track in TICR </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Supports, funds and mentors UCSF trainees from all 4 schools at all levels </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Supplemental Program -training in implementation research for community-base health providers </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Community-based Organization Internship – 6 month field placement in community health organizations </li></ul></ul></ul>
  15. 15. CTST Major Plans <ul><li>Expand early translational education and training </li></ul><ul><li>Develop online courses/programs </li></ul><ul><li>Improve diversity </li></ul><ul><li>Improve program evaluation metrics </li></ul><ul><li>Pursue independence </li></ul>