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

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Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events
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...
2:00 pm WEBINAR – Methods for Dealing wi... @ Online
WEBINAR – Methods for Dealing wi... @ Online
Apr 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
WEBINAR - Methods for Dealing with Confounding in Observational Studies: Instrumental Variables @ Online
The CLEAR Center statistical methods webinar series focuses on key topics that research investigators, journal editors, and clinicians encounter as they develop and conduct research studies, review research manuscripts, and stay up-to-date on the latest research in their field. In partnership with PM&R Journal, we...
Apr
30
Tue
1:00 pm Leaf Hands-on Workshop: April @ UW Health Sciences Library Translational Research and Information Lab (TRAIL), 2nd Floor
Leaf Hands-on Workshop: April @ UW Health Sciences Library Translational Research and Information Lab (TRAIL), 2nd Floor
Apr 30 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Leaf Hands-on Workshop: April @ UW Health Sciences Library Translational Research and Information Lab (TRAIL), 2nd Floor
Description Leaf is a self-service tool which provides UW investigators with a user friendly interface for querying the electronic health system records within UW Medicine. Due to its direct access to the university health data system, Leaf is currently only available to investigators and research...
May
2
Thu
11:30 am What Really Happens at an NIH St... @ UW Medicine South Lake Union, Building C, 123
What Really Happens at an NIH St... @ UW Medicine South Lake Union, Building C, 123
May 2 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
What Really Happens at an NIH Study Review @ UW Medicine South Lake Union, Building C, 123
Description What happens to your grant once it gets to a study section? During this session, Dr. Paul Martin leverages his experience as a seasoned NIH grant reviewer, including his tenure as Chair of the Cancer Immunopathology and Immunotherapy Study Section, to provide insight into...
May
13
Mon
4:00 pm Translational Science Expo: Cele... @ UW Husky Union Building, South Ballroom
Translational Science Expo: Cele... @ UW Husky Union Building, South Ballroom
May 13 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Translational Science Expo: Celebrate Health Research in the Pacific Northwest @ UW Husky Union Building, South Ballroom
Partnering to transform research into health advancement. On May 13th the Institute of Translational Health Sciences will host the 3rd annual ITHS Translational Science Expo, a celebration of innovative science at the University of Washington and across Washington, Wyoming, Alaska, Montana, and Idaho. Communities are...
May
14
Tue
6:30 pm From Muscular Dystrophy to Mobility @ The Collective
From Muscular Dystrophy to Mobility @ The Collective
May 14 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
The Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine (ISCRM) is partnering with The Collective to offer an engaging series of evening events highlighting the groundbreaking research happening here in our labs. In this elegant, urban setting near UW Medicine’s South Lake Union Campus, Dr. David Mack will...

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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