CSCTR Announces New Strategic Plan
Past and current leaders of the Central Society for Clinical and Translational Research met at the end of 2012 to create a new Strategic Direction for the Society. The new Strategic Direction will be discussed during the Annual Business Meeting scheduled for April 25, 2013 at 5:00pm at the Renaissance Blackstone Chicago Hotel.

Upcoming Opportunities

2014 ECDA Award Recipients

CSCTR would like to congratulate the following 2014 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.

Congratulations!

Luis F.Z. Batista, PhD
Washington University
St. Louis, MO

Jifen Li, MD, PhD
Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, PA

Chong Wee Liew, PhD
University of Illinois at Chicago
Chicago, IL

Bin Ren, MD, PhD
Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI

Andrew D Rhim, PhD
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI

Jun Yoshino, MD, PhD
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO

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 Breitbach at the CSCTR Executive Office at (414)273-2209 or kbreitbach@execinc.com.