Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Mission Statement

NUCATS provides scientists with consultative resources and expertise in order to accelerate how quickly transformative scientific discoveries make their way to patients and the community. It is our goal to continually increase the quality, safety, efficiency and speed of innovative clinical and translational research.

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Funded Years
2012 - 2013, 2015 - 2020
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Educational Content

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Mentor Development Workshops

Provides tools, resources, and approaches for faculty as they develop and/or refine their mentoring skills.

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The EQuaTR conference offers professionals in clinical and translational research the opportunity to gain additional knowledge on current trends and issues in clinical research for application in their professional setting. The focus is broad with different themes highlighted year to year.


Racial Equity in Research Engagement: Resource Catalog

Distrust and evident racism, discrimination, and bias in research and healthcare contribute to underrepresented people and communities of color in research and deepening of racial inequities in health. The Alliance for Research in Chicagoland Communities ( at Northwestern

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Lecture: CTSA Visiting Scholars - The Influence of Hormonal Dysregulation in Autoimmunity

The Northwestern University Clinical and Translational Sciences (NUCATS) Institute is hosting Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) KL2 Scholar, DeAnna Baker Frost MD, PhD on February 2, 2021, 12-1 p.m. CST as a part of the CLIC-CTSA Visiting Scholar Program. Dr. Baker Frost will present on
NUCATS UnMeeting

An Un-Meeting on Lifespan and Life Course Research: Integrating Strategies

This Un-Meeting will explore lifespan and life course research tools and strategies to advance understanding of how the life course may influence outcomes of research participants and how this may be considered in observational and interventional study design. Monday, March 2, 2020 Chicago, Illinois


Assistant Professor, Preventive Medicine-Cancer Population Science

The Department of Preventive Medicine together with the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, seeks to hire an outstanding scientist with extensive experience in conducting cancer molecular epidemiology research for a tenure-track faculty

Research Study Coordinator Senior

Northwestern University, Center for Community Health Application Instructions: Please email CV/resume and cover letter to Job Summary: This position sits within the Center for Community Health (CCH) which is a center within the Institute for Public Health and Medicine

Consultation and Evaluation Program Administrator

The Center for Community Health (CCH) is currently hiring a Consultation and Evaluation Program Administrator. This position is relationship oriented, and has a primary objective to develop, build, and support community and academic partners to conduct clinical and translational research. Along with