UW Institute of Translational Health Sciences Summer Clinical Research Training Program

Application deadline:   March 25, 2016

The ITHS TL1 Clinical Research Training Program is now accepting applications for its three month summer program for pre-doctoral students. In-depth training meets team science in this immersive summer program for those looking to broaden their horizons and launch their research ideas into actual application.

Applicants are encouraged from all University of Washington health sciences and related schools, including Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Public Health, and Social Work, as well as health-related programs in the School of Engineering and College of Arts and Sciences.

The Summer TL1 program offers three months of dedicated mentorship and an immersive training experience to students seeking a practical research introduction to clinical and translational research.

Other benefits include:

  • Core curriculum and mentored training from experienced researchers
  • Pre-doctoral monthly stipend of $1,910 and payment of tuition for the two-credit class
  • Project expenses
  • Twelve (12) applicants will be admitted to the 2016 summer cohort


At the time of appointment to the training program, individuals selected to participate in the training program must be citizens or non-citizen nationals of the United States, or have been lawfully admitted to the United States for permanent residence and have in their possession an Alien Registration Receipt Card (I-151 or I-551) or other legal verification of admission for permanent residence. Non-citizen nationals are persons born in lands that are not States but are under U.S. sovereignty, jurisdiction, or administration (e.g., American Samoa). Individuals on temporary or student visas are not eligible.

A yearlong fellowship is also available, with a deadline in December.

For complete information about this opportunity, see: http://www.iths.org/education/graduate/tl1/