Workforce Development Domain Task Force

Goal: The translational science work has the skills and knowledge necessary to advance translational discoveries. 

This Domain Task Force focuses on: 

  •  Building an environment that supports and values translational science as “the place to go” for those who want to pursue high-impact careers in health sciences. 

  •  Training and educating a world-leading, continuously learning workforce. 

  •  Developing a translational science workforce that can meet the needs of today and tomorrow.  


  • Full Workforce Development Domain Task Force Meetings [meets 2nd Wed., Bi-Monthly, 4–5 pm EST]
  • TL1 Survey [meets on the 1st Thurs. of the Month, 9:00 – 10:00 am EST, AND 3rd Tues. of the Month 11:30–12:30 EST]
  • Federated Education Platform, Harmonizing Competencies [meets 1st & 3rd Thurs., Monthly, 3–4pm EST]
  • Clinical Research Training for Investigators [meets 2nd and 4th Tues., Monthly, 2-3pm EST]

Read more about Domain Task Forces


Rebecca Jackson Ohio State University - Co-Chair

Susan Smyth University of Kentucky - Co-Chair

Christine Sorkness University of Wisconsin - Madison

Jason Umans George Washington University

Lee Nadler Harvard Medical University

Joan Nagel NCATS

Work Groups

Twitter logoFollow CLIC
Twitter logoFollow NCATS