About ITHS

About ITHS

The Institute of Translational Health Sciences is dedicated to speeding science to the clinic for the benefit of patients and communities throughout Washington, Wyoming, Alaska, Montana, and Idaho.

Research Services

Research Services

ITHS offers resources to researchers that increase the speed at which scientific discoveries can be translated into treatments that improve health outcomes for patients and communities.

Education & Training

The ITHS Education Program supports investigators and scholars through the development and maintenance of curriculum and career development education.

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ITHS Supported Publications

Latest News

Upcoming Events

  • ITHS designs and supports an assortment of tools to make the research process easier. Yet with a toolbox full of resources, it also becomes important to ask, how do these various systems work together to support a project as a whole? ITHS recently launched Leaf,......

  • Looking for some additional resources to conduct your clinical or translational research? The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has released three distinct opportunities, specifically addressing questions in neuroscience, bioethics, and pain-related collaboration. Research on Bioethical Issues This administrative supplement targets bioethical, legal, and societal implications......

  • There are certain preclinical questions that simply cannot be answered in the lab or in a mouse model alone. In these areas of research, it becomes essential to test an idea in a non-human primate in order to determine whether or not a new treatment......

  • Entering a new, complex field like clinical research can be overwhelming. The ITHS Introduction to Clinical Research Boot Camp is an annual, 2-day introductory workshop for faculty, staff, and post-doctoral fellows to learn all that is involved in designing and managing a clinical trial. Over......

  • One of the great things about using data collection software is its ability to automate otherwise tedious or redundant tasks. To pull previously collected data into fields within a single project, use REDCap’s piping feature. Similarly, to pipe data into an instrument at various points......

  • The University of Washington Clinical Learning, Evidence And Research (CLEAR) Center for Musculoskeletal Disorders has opened applications for a $20,000 pilot and feasibility award. This program provides support for services and supplies to early-stage investigators interested in musculoskeletal research. Application Materials Application materials can be......

Upcoming Events
Mar
21
Thu
11:30 am Walking Towards Conflicts: Mind... @ UW Health Sciences Building, Room T-498
Walking Towards Conflicts: Mind... @ UW Health Sciences Building, Room T-498
Mar 21 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Walking Towards Conflicts:  Mindsets and Skills of a Savvy Conflict Handler @ UW Health Sciences Building, Room T-498
Description This session will cover the basic concepts of conflicts that frequently occur between individuals and strategies for handling conflicts while preserving relationships with others. The content is drawn from the organizational psychology literature and research on workplace conflicts in healthcare. Participants will learn recommended...
Apr
23
Tue
12:00 pm Advanced Grant Writing for Commu... @ UW Medicine South Lake Union, Building C, 123
Advanced Grant Writing for Commu... @ UW Medicine South Lake Union, Building C, 123
Apr 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Advanced Grant Writing for Community-Engaged Research @ UW Medicine South Lake Union, Building C, 123
Description Many funders, including the National Institutes of Health (NIH), look for community engagement within grant applications. Investigators increasingly need to be familiar with how to include this important work as a part of their grant applications. This training will help you better understand how...
Apr
26
Fri
1:00 pm Rethinking the Design and Evalua... @ Hogness Auditorium, Health Sciences Building room A-420
Rethinking the Design and Evalua... @ Hogness Auditorium, Health Sciences Building room A-420
Apr 26 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Join the BRiTE Center for Visiting Speaker David Mohr, PhD for a talk on digital mental health treatment. Many digital mental health interventions, including apps, are effective in treating common mental health disorders. However, the real world implementation of digital health interventions in healthcare systems...

Cite ITHSThe Institute is supported by grants UL1 TR002319, KL2 TR002317, and TL1 TR002318 from the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through the Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program (CTSA).

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