ITMAT Education Collaborations

KL2 CTSA Visiting Professorship Program
Organized via a working group out of the Center for Leading Innovation & Collaboration (CLIC), this program provides an opportunity for KL2 Scholars to virtually visit a CTSA institution, give a national talk and meet with faculty from the CTSA institution. The first cohort of KL2 scholars visits will begin Fall 2020.  Dr. Emma Meagher, Director of ITMAT Education, serves on this CLIC Working Group Leadership Committee.

University of Pittsburgh — Building Up a Diverse Pipeline for the Biomedical Research Workforce
Aims to jump-start the careers of underrepresented junior investigators by providing them with the mentoring, skills, and knowledge needed for successful research careers.  Dr. Emma Meagher, Director of ITMAT Education, serves as the site chamption for Penn.

University of Pittsburgh — R21 Customized Career Development Platform (CCDP) Study
A multi-site trial under the leadership of PIs Dr. Doris Rubio and Dr. Cecilia Patino-Sutton to understand the effectiveness of different types of individualized development plans (IDPs).  Dr. Emma Meagher, Director of ITMAT Education, serves as a Co-Investigator for this study.

UE5 Short Course: Cell & Gene Therapy Toolkit for Junior Faculty
Collaborative initiative between the Institute of Translational Medicine and Therapeutics (ITMAT), the Abramson Cancer Center, and Oncology at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), the University of Pennsylvania (Penn) is honored to be one of four institutions selected to host a short course education opportunity for junior faculty within the NCI Awardee Skills Development Consortium (NASDC).

Advanced Therapies Intensive
This one-week intensive will provide MD and PhD participants from the University of Pennsylvania and King’s Health Partners with an overview of advanced therapies. The faculty leading the collaborative effort are Dr. Emma Meagher at the University of Pennsylvania, Dr. Francesco Dazzi at King's College London, and Dr. Anne Greenough at King's Health Partners, London.

Rockefeller University — Team Science

Vanderbilt University — Flight Tracker

Externships with Pharma & Biotech

CTSA Workforce Development Taskforce

TL1 and KL2 Workforce