Consortium Groups are comprised of individuals with specific expertise in the subject matter described below. Consortium Groups facilitate communication between each other, their respective CTSA Program institutions and with NCATS allowing open bidirectional conversations around strategies, approaches, and best practices for addressing challenges with the overall goal of advancing translational science.
3rd Wednesday of every other even month from 1:00 – 2:00pm ET.
The Administrators serve as key points of contact between program leadership and directors, and NCATS personnel. This group focuses on best practices and issues related to the efficient conduct of the CTSA Program
On the 2nd Tuesday of every other month at 1pm ET
KL2 awards support mentored research career development for clinical investigators who have recently completed professional training and who are commencing basic, translational and/or clinical research
Fourth Wednesday of every month from 4 – 5 PM ET
TL1 awards support students seeking a practical introduction to clinical and translational research. The CTSA Program hub selects TL1 candidates and provides full-time research training support for predoctoral candidates as well as postdoctoral fellows