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Online course: Industry Funding – Application Process & Establishing Industry Relationships – April 7-June 30

Deadline: Wednesday, March 24, 2021
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Online course: Industry Funding – Application Process & Establishing Industry Relationships 

Session Dates: April 7 – June 30, 2021
Application Deadline: March 24, 2021

Introductory course covering the differences between investigator-initiated research and industry-sponsored research initiatives, as well as networking, mentorship, and communication. Speakers will share tips on how to engage with industry and succeed in obtaining research funding.


MD, PhD, DMD, ScD, DNP, or degree equivalent to doctorate or master’s, or involvement in a grant writing team

Time Commitment:

Online course work/assignments require average of two-to-three hours per week over nine weeks


  • Free for Harvard-affiliated institutions
  • CTSA member: $450.00
    (Note: this is a 25% discount off the standard fee.)
  • Non-CTSA member: $600.00
  • Course fees can be modified for participants unable to meet financial requirements due to their geographical location.

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