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People & Collaboration
Collaborative project spaces--to-do-lists, documents, discussion forums, team members.
Harvard Catalyst Profiles
Contact, publication, and social network information about Harvard faculty and fellows.
Consulting & Advice
Advice on bioinformatics related to clinical and translational research.
Advice on biostatistical topics related to clinical & translational research.
Connecting investigators with medical imaging experts.
Consultation for investigators and IRBs on issues relating to IND/IDE studies.
Population Health Research Consulting
Training and Technical Assistance in Research and Evaluation Methods.
Quality Assurance/Quality Improvement (QA/QI) Consulting
Consultation for IRBs to develop QA/QI Activities.
Education & Training
Biostatistics Seminar Series
Talks focused on translating recent advances in biostatistics into practice.
Certificate in Applied Biostatistics
A 35-week online course on the principles and methods of biostatistics.
Clinical Trial Design (CTD)
12-week hybrid (in-person/online) course on the design & implementation of clinical trials
Effectively Communicating Research
An intensive course on the fundamentals of communicating one's research.
Fundamentals of Clinical and Translational Research (FaCToR)
Online course that offers an overview of clinical research and the T spectrum.
Genetics & Bioinformatics Courses
Courses on general and specialized topics in translational genetics & bioinformatics.
Health Disparities Research Training and Events
Training, education, and networking in transdisciplinary disparities research topics.
Introduction to Clinical Investigation
A five-day introductory course on the principles and methods of clinical investigation.
Introduction to Mixed Methods Research
Online course introducing participants to mixed methods research in the health sciences
Introduction to Translational Medicine
Courses on the principles & practices of translational research.
Leadership Strategies for the Researcher
Learn the skills needed to lead and manage a research team successfully.
Maximizing the Mentee-Mentor Relationship
A course focused on navigating the mentee-mentor dynamic.
Medical Device Development
A two-day course on medical device innovation, development, and translation.
Models of Disease (MoD) Boot Camp
Three-week course for clinical fellows starting basic/translational postdoctoral research.
A course series on network science in biology and medicine.
Regulatory Education and Events Series
Talks focused on regulatory issues and emerging topics in research.
Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR)
A resource for RCR education and training.
T3/T4 Research: Translating Effective Interventions into Practice
An introductory course on the T3/T4 translational research domains.
Understanding Biomarker Science: From Molecules to Images
A one-stop-shop for translational biomarker research.
Advanced Curriculum Compendium
A searchable catalog of advanced courses/seminars for translational investigators.
Community Capacity Building Seminar Series
Talks focused on translating skills to public health professionals.
Education Video Library
A digital library of archived videos from past educational offerings.
IRB Visiting Program
Observe and learn about the IRB review process, best practices, and innovative methods.
Biomedical Informatics Master of Medical Sciences
A 2-year Masters training program in biomedical informatics research.
A 60-credit HSPH master of science program in applied biostatistics.
Clinical Research Orientation Program for PhDs (CROPP)
A nine-week program for PhDs interested in clinical and translational research.
Grant Review and Support Program
A multi-year program for K grant-funded investigators applying for R01 funding.
KL2/Catalyst Medical Research Investigator Training
A two-year mentored research & education program for junior faculty and senior fellows.
Leder Human Biology & Translational Medicine
An enrichment program for PhD students on the fundamentals of human biology & disease.
Mixed Methods Research Training Program for the Health Sciences
A year-long mentoring training program in mixed methods
Program in Clinical and Translational Science (PCaTS)
Advanced training for early-career C/T investigators
Football Players Health Study Pilot Funding
Funding opportunities from the Football Players Health Study at Harvard University.
Funding opportunities from the Harvard Institute of Translational Immunology (HITI).
Grants for clinical and translational research projects.
Elements of Grant Writing
Tips and work plans for the grant writing process.
Find funding & collaboration opportunities, and coordinate proposal development.
Tools & Services
A searchable database of core laboratory facilities.
HCCRC Lab Services
Laboratory assay consulting, new assay development, and subsidized research tests.
HCCRC Protocol Review
Access the resources of five Harvard- and MIT-affiliated clinical research centers.
IRB Cede Review Request
Request single or consolidated IRB review for a multi-site study.
REDCap (Research Electronic Data Capture)
Free, web-based electronic data capture tools to support clinical and research studies.
Search de-identified data from clinic visits at several Harvard-affiliated hospitals.
Information & Support
Find directions, phone numbers, & more from Harvard Catalyst's partner institutions.
Countway Library Research Services
Connecting investigators to bibliographic and bioinformatic tools & knowledge.
A Harvard view of ClinicalTrials.gov.
A directory of institutional regulatory offices, forms, policies, & training for research.
A template for maintaining regulatory documentation in human subjects research.
Research Subject Advocacy
Materials, videos, and resources to support engagement with research participants.
Harvard Catalyst Programs
Advanced Clinical and Translational Research Training Programs
Three training programs that focus on didactic course work and mentored C/T research.
Biomedical Informatics Program
Bringing data, populations, researchers & tools together to accelerate biomedical research.
Providing statistical expertise for clinical & translational investigators.
Addressing clinical & translational research needs associated with child health.
Harvard Catalyst Clinical Research Center (HCCRC)
Access the resources of five Harvard Catalyst clinical research centers.
Health Disparities Research Program
Develop cutting-edge research to understand and eliminate health disparities.
Pilot & Collaborative Translational & Clinical Studies Program
Supporting novel, collaborative research on critical problems in human health.
Population Health Research Program
Innovation & improvement in public health via community engagement & research.
Postgraduate Education in C/T Science Program
Comprehensive opportunities for postgraduate clinical & translational education.
Program for Faculty Development & Diversity
Fostering the growth of a diverse clinical & translational workforce.
Reactor: Accelerating Clinical and Translational Research
Supporting innovation and teams in diagnostics, prevention, biomarkers, and therapeutics.
Regulatory Foundations, Ethics, and Law Program
Helping researchers navigate clinical & translational research regulatory processes.
Related Programs & Initiatives
Harvard-affiliated multi-disciplinary programs, centers and initiatives.
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