Upcoming Opportunities

CSCTR New Members

Sakthivel Sadayappan, PhD, FAHA, FAPS
Loyola University Chicago
Maywood, IL

Neelam Sharma-Walia, PhD
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
North Chicago, IL

Dawn Wolfgram, MD
Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI

Welcome to the Society!

2015 ECDA Award Recipients

CSCTR would like to congratulate the following 2015 Early Career Development Award recipients. This award entitles the recipients to a $10,000 grant to be used to supplement any combination of salary and/or lab support.


Ying Maggie Chen, MD PhD
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO

Sonia Kupfer, MD
The University of Chicago
Chicago, IL

Emil Lou, MD PhD
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

Peter H. O'Donnell, MD
University of at Chicago
Chicago, IL

Mai Tuyet Pho, MD MPH
University of Chicago Medical Center
Chicago, IL

Scott Soleimanpour, MD
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI

translational research

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The Central Society for Clinical and Translational Research (formerly known as the Central Society for Clinical Research) is one of the oldest and largest academic medical societies in the Midwest. The primary objectives are to:

  • Advance medical science
  • Cultivate clinical research by the methods of the natural and behavioral sciences
  • Correlate science with the art of medical practice
  • Encourage scientific investigation
  • Disseminate this science among the members

The membership is a Who's Who of the academic leadership of the medical schools in the Midwest. CSCTR has approximately 1000 active members throughout the Midwest U.S. and Canada. The society publishes the monthly Translational Research: The Journal of Laboratory and Clinical Medicine and holds an Annual Conference that contains over 300 papers, posters, lectures and state-of-the-art forums. Membership is by nomination only.

CSCTR Membership

If you would like to JOIN CSCTR, please visit the Membership section and follow the instructions to submit an application.

For assistance, please contact Kim Schardin at the CSCTR Executive Office at (414)273-2209 or kschardin@cscr.com.

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