GHUCCTS

GHUCCTS

Discovery through Diversity

GHUCCTS designs and implements research that will have a high impact on underserved groups in our communities, including people from diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds, people with disabilities, and older adults.

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Responses to COVID-19

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to evolve in the greater Washington DC area, we are following the directives of our respective universities and institutions. As a result, most GHUCCTS physical offices are closed and we have shifted to virtual support for our research faculty, staff and trainees. Our Clinical Research Units at Georgetown University Hospital and Howard University Hospital remain open for ongoing studies that require scheduled visits for already enrolled patients, but not for new enrollments or new protocols at this time.

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Upcoming Events
Research Grand Rounds are sponsored by the Georgetown-Howard Universities Center for Clinical and Translational Science (GHUCCTS) and its partner institutions (Georgetown and Howard Universities, MedStar Health Research Institute, the Washington DC VAMC, and Oak Ridge National Lab) to bring together our diverse clinical and research communities to share research that spans disciplines and stages of translation to improve individual and community health.
This free monthly webinar features Dr. Paul Kolm, Associate Director in the Center for Biostatistics, Informatics, & Data Science (CBIDS) at the MedStar Health Research Institute.
Mar 21
Clinical Research Coordinator’s Workshop (CRC) – Consenting: LAR/Surrogate, Assent, and Non-English Research Participants  Mar 21, 2024  08: 30 AM - 2: 30 PM  Washington DC Veterans Affairs Medical Center
This free workshop is designed for clinical research coordinators interested in enhancing their competency in the first of clinical research. This workshop is open to all clinical research team members.
Apr 19
MHRI-GHUCCTS Monthly Statistical Seminar Series: Bayesian Statistics  Apr 19, 2024   12: 00 PM - 1: 00 PM  Zoom
This free monthly webinar features Dr. Paul Kolm, Associate Director in the Center for Biostatistics, Informatics, & Data Science (CBIDS) at the MedStar Health Research Institute.
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Funding Opportunity: GHUCCTS 2024-2025 Pilot Awards

Feb 15, 2024

GHUCCTS is pleased to announce the launch of our 2024-2025 GHUCCTS Pilot Awards application cycle. Applicants must have a full-time faculty appointment at one of the GHUCCTS institutions (Howard, Georgetown, DCVA, Medstar, ORNL). Each application should identify a Contact PI who will be responsible for coordinating and submitting the application. Applications are due Monday, March 19, 2024.

2024 TBS Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Workshop Registration is Open

Feb 12, 2024

GHUCCTS Translational Biomedical Science (TBS) Program is offering Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) face-to-face training for predoctoral students, postdoctoral fellows, and early career investigators in the responsible conduct of research to promote ethical, rigorous, and reproducible science.

Registration now open for the Clinical Research Coordinator’s Workshop (CRC)

Jan 29, 2024

This free workshop is designed for clinical research coordinators interested in enhancing their competency in the first of clinical research. This workshop is open to all clinical research team members.

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