Colorado Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (CCTSI)

Mission Statement

Catalyze and enhance scientific discovery, innovation, dissemination and translation across the lifespan; Educate and sustain a resilient, innovative and diverse translational science workforce; Promote and ensure an efficient, safe, collaborative and integrated research environment; Engage stakeholders and communities across the entire translational spectrum

In short, our mission is to support, connect and train our CTR teams.

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Funded Years
2012 - 2020

Educational Content

Drs. Libby and Bebarta

Researcher Management and Leadership Training

Leaders from the CCTSI have developed a new course offering to enhance research career success: Researcher Management & Leadership Training is a massive open online course on the global learning platform Coursera. This course is targeted to early career researchers and mentors who believe that


COVID-19: Challenges, Opportunities and Unknowns

Video of Grand Rounds from the University of Colorado Denver/Anschutz Medical Campus on the topic of COVID-19. The speakers are Jonathan Samet, MD, MS, dean of the Colorado School of Public Health; Eric Poeschla, MD, head of the Division of Infectious Diseases; Steven Johnson, MD professor of

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CONVERGE Conducting Emotionally Challenging Research Training Module: A Demonstration Webinar

What is emotionally challenging research? How does recognizing your emotions during research lead to more ethical and methodologically sound practices? If you are interested in learning more, please join us for this brief 30-minute webinar. During this session, the presenters will provide an
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Using the ACT network to gain insight into COVID-19

The Accrual to Clinical Trials (ACT) Network is an NIH/NCATS funded clinical informatics platform allowing users to query de-identified EHR data across the CTSA consortium. Using proven ACT technology and existing governance/data use agreements, the network has quickly mobilized to create a scalable


The Colorado Pragmatic Research in Health (COPRH) Conference: Planning for Real World Impact

The COPRH Conference is now VIRTUAL! You are invited to a new, national conference for clinical, translational, and public health research audiences. Do you work in health services research, dissemination & implementation science, population health, public health research, patient-centered outcomes


Associate Director, Health Data Compass

Background: Health Data Compass (Compass) is part of the Colorado Center for Personalized Medicine (CCPM) on the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus (CU). Our mission is to empower our partners with advanced health data analytics. We strive to accelerate the use of data and data science

Director, Health Data Compass

Background: The University of Colorado is a public research university with multiple campuses serving Colorado, the nation, and the world through leadership in high-quality education and professional training, public service, advancing research and knowledge, and state-of-the-art health care. Each

2020 COVID-19-Related Research Pilot Grant Program: Colorado CCTSI Experience

When the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic reached Colorado in early March 2020, the leadership team of the Colorado Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (CCTSI) rapidly responded to this public health emergency by establishing a new rapid-review pilot grant program, the CCTSI COVID-19-Related Research
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The Colorado Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (CCTSI): Partnering for Innovation Value Optimization and Accelerated Translation (PIVOT) and Collaborative Perinatal Research Early Life Exposures Research Program (ELEP)

Context: The CCTSI mission is to accelerate and catalyze the translation of innovative science into improved health and patient care throughout Colorado. Located at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus (CU-AMC), the CCTSI works in partnership with CU-Boulder, Colorado State University