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LA CaTS Junior Investigator Training: February 2-3, 2017

Released: Monday, December 12, 2016

Please join us for our inaugural LA CaTS Center Junior Investigator Training to be held at Tulane University’s Tidewater Building Room 1210 (1440 Canal Street, New Orleans LA).  There will be two sessions covering different topic areas.  Video conferencing will be available via AdobeConnect for those who cannot attend physically.  To register, please visit: https://redcap.sph.tulane.edu/redcap/surveys/?s=F7KKYPRCF9.

Thursday, February 2, 2017, 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.  (Lunch will be served)
Overview of Basic Research Steps
Research Resources
Research Navigator Resources
Basic Principal Investigator Responsibilities

Friday, February 3, 2017, 3 - 5 p.m. (Light refreshments will be served)
Regulatory Responsibilities (Includes FDA & 1572)
Good Clinical Practice
Funding Opportunities

For more information, please contact the Tulane CTU at tulaneresearch@tulane.edu or 504-988-0200. 


About the Louisiana Clinical and Translational Science (LA CaTS) Center
The LA CaTS Center is comprised of three primary collaborating institutions in the state, including LSU's Pennington Biomedical Research Center in Baton Rouge, LSU Health Sciences Center in New Orleans, and Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans – and also includes six research partners: LSU Health Sciences Center in Shreveport, Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, and in New Orleans, Xavier University of Louisiana, Children’s Hospital, Ochsner Health System, Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System, and University Medical Center.  The LA CaTS Center’s vision for Louisiana encompasses the strengths and capacities unique to each member institution and represents a unified, comprehensive approach for targeting prevention, care and research of chronic diseases in the underserved population.  The scholar program is supported in part by U54 GM104940 from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences of the National Institutes of Health which funds the Louisiana Clinical and Translational Science Center.  For more information, please visit www.lacats.org.