The Division Of Clinical And Translational Research offers DoCTR grants to current faculty in the Department of Anesthesiology. Purpose: To promote faculty career development and initiation of new research pathways in the Department of Anesthesiology and to give researchers an opportunity to gather data suitable for both publication and as preliminary data for an extramural grant application. Application Deadlines: Applications are accepted on a rolling basis, please allow 2-3 months for review and resubmission if necessary.


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Apply for a DoCTR Grant

The Division Of Clinical And Translational Research offers DoCTR grants to current faculty in the Department of Anesthesiology to promote faculty career development and initiation of new research pathways in the Department and to give researchers an opportunity to gather data suitable for both publication and as preliminary data for an extramural grant application.


Internal Competitions In Biomedical Research Funding

If no internal nominations are received by the internal deadline, the competition remains open until all positions are filled with eligible candidates.


NIH K12 Clinical Scholars Program

This program offers didactic training and hands-on clinical research training and mentorship to fellows, post-docs, and junior faculty committed to clinical research. Sponsored by the NIH K12 Roadmap Initiative, these awards provide support for clinical research and training for career development of scholars in diverse disciplines, including but not limited to nursing, pharmacy, epidemiology, public health, physical and occupational therapy, social work, biomedical engineering, psychology, anthropology, biostatistics, and all fields of medicine.


Clinical Research Training Center (CRTC)

CRTC offers many programs that would be of interest to postdoctoral fellows, junior faculty, and mid-career faculty.


NIH T32 Predoctoral Interdisciplinary Clinical Research Training Programs

Various Predoctoral Interdisciplinary Clinical Research Training Programs are available and provide career development for medical and allied healthcare students through didactic coursework, mentored training, work-in-progress research discussions and journal clubs and conferences.


Institute Of Clinical And Translational Sciences (ICTS) Clinical And Translational Research Funding Programs

ICTS supports several internal grant funding programs promoting research in clinical and/or translational science to:

  • Encourage interdisciplinary teams of investigators.
  • Promote interactions between clinical and basic scientists; between investigators from different schools within Washington University and our academic partners as well as different academic departments and disciplines.
  • Promote research by new investigators and junior faculty.
  • Support collaborations with community organizations.

BJHF-ICTS Funding Program The Barnes-Jewish Hospital Foundation (BJHF) and the Washington University Institute of Clinical and Translational Sciences (ICTS) have partnered to offer a joint Clinical and Translational Research Funding Program. This initiative combines the former ICTS Pilot & Novel Methodologies Program and the BJHF Clinical/Translational Research Grant Program. Annual call for proposals in two categories:

  • Planning Grants: Provide up to $25,000 direct costs for 1 year to facilitate the planning of a new clinical or translational research project.
  • Research Grants: Provide up to $100,000 direct costs per year for 1-2 years to support a clinical or translational research project.

Just-In-Time Core Usage Program Total awarded services may not exceed $10,000 within a 12 month period. Monthly open call to provide quick access to funding to use the ICTS Cores for research advancing medical knowledge that can improve human health.


Career Awards for Medical Scientists (CAMS)

Providing clinically trained individuals with bridging support in basic biomedical, disease oriented, translational, or molecular, genetic, or pharmacological epidemiology research at North American degree granting institutions. Funding is provided by the Burroughs Wellcome Fund.