Latest ICTS Announcements

2020 14th Annual Clinical and Translational Research Funding Program (CTRFP)

We are supporting COVID-19 funding opportunities, community engagement, grant writing resources and
editing infrastructure in a coordinated CTSA response to the pandemic.

Additional open funding opportunities can be found on the Washington University Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research COVID-19 website.

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Whether you’re a junior investigator or well established, ICTS membership can make an impact on your research and career.

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The KL2 changed my life.  It provided the structured mentorship and the time to research, write and revise, and contemplate and reflect about my work.

-Rupa R. Patel, MD, MPH

ICTS Member, KL2 Mentored Clinical Research alumnus, CTRFP pilot awardee, Research Forum participant



Effort to screen potential COVID-19 antiviral drugs underway

Researchers can submit potential antiviral molecules for screening Six months into the pandemic, people diagnosed with mild cases of COVID-19 still are told to isolate themselves and wait out the infection at home. Doctors monitor such patients so they can intervene if their condition deteriorates, but no antiviral drugs have been shown to hasten recovery […]

The Foundation for Barnes-Jewish Hospital and ICTS Announce COVID-19 Research Funding Program Awardees

In collaboration with The Foundation for Barnes-Jewish Hospital (FBJH), the Washington University Institute of Clinical and Translational Sciences (ICTS) awards 11 investigators as part of the COVID-19 Research Funding Program. These eight-month grants provide critical financial support for COVID-19 translational research with potential direct clinical impact within the next 12 months. All research will be […]

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