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

  • Have you considered the best ways to involve the community in your scientific research? This is a big question with many parts – Who is ‘the community’? What are the benefits of community engagement to research? At what stage of research should you engage communities?......

  • Wake Forest Clinical And Translational Science Institute (CTSI) has an opportunity for $10,000-$20,000 in pilot award research funding. The Wake Forest Primate Signature Program mission is to, “provide funds, monkeys, expertise, and infrastructure for feasibility studies that advance the CTSA network’s translational research by the use......

  • They have spent years working with patients, communities, and basic research to hone their skills in clinical and translational science. Now, thanks to the ITHS KL2 Multidisciplinary Clinical Research Career Development Program, three early-career investigators will have the dedicated research time, mentorship, and funding they......

  • Join us on February 20th to learn what is involved in the commercialization process and hear about some real-world examples of successes and failures. If you are not located in Seattle, join us via the live webcast. Registration is required....

  • Certain research studies seek to capture the same data over time in order to track change and progress. Longitudinal projects in REDCap enables smooth, timely data collection and minimizes the set-up burden of repeated instruments. Applying longitudinal mode allows any form or survey to be......

  • The Clinical and Translational Science Award program works diligently to improve research tools and processes at hubs all across the country. With over fifty different hubs, the national effort is coordinated centrally through the Center for Leading Innovation and Collaboration (CLIC). CLIC is the CTSA......

Upcoming Events
Feb
19
Tue
1:00 pm ITHS Leaf Hands on Workshop @ UW Health Sciences Library Translational Research and Information Lab (TRAIL), 2nd Floor
ITHS Leaf Hands on Workshop @ UW Health Sciences Library Translational Research and Information Lab (TRAIL), 2nd Floor
Feb 19 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
ITHS Leaf Hands on Workshop @ UW Health Sciences Library Translational Research and Information Lab (TRAIL), 2nd Floor
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 teams...
Feb
20
Wed
11:30 am Bringing Therapeutics, Medical D... @ UW Health Sciences Building, Room K-069
Bringing Therapeutics, Medical D... @ UW Health Sciences Building, Room K-069
Feb 20 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Bringing Therapeutics, Medical Devices, and Diagnostics to Market @ UW Health Sciences Building, Room K-069
Description Research discoveries can lead to new products and services that significantly impact treatments available to patients with critical illnesses. Once a discovery is made, more in-depth exploration of its potential and possible risks must be assessed. Bringing these types of products forward and getting...
Mar
8
Fri
12:00 pm Understanding the Science of Com... @ UW Medicine South Lake Union, Building C, 123
Understanding the Science of Com... @ UW Medicine South Lake Union, Building C, 123
Mar 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Understanding the Science of Community-Engaged Research @ UW Medicine South Lake Union, Building C, 123
Description Partnership between communities and researchers is essential for improving human health. While many investigators are aware of the importance of engaging the community in the research process, there are still challenges in ‘how’ to accomplish this important task. During this training, you will learn...
Mar
12
Tue
6:30 pm Solving the Alzheimer’s Puzzle w... @ The Collective
Solving the Alzheimer’s Puzzle w... @ The Collective
Mar 12 @ 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. Jessica Young will...
Mar
14
Thu
9:30 am Nonhuman Primate Brain: Alzheime... @ Kimpton Cardinal Hotel
Nonhuman Primate Brain: Alzheime... @ Kimpton Cardinal Hotel
Mar 14 @ 9:30 am – 3:30 pm
Nonhuman Primate Brain: Alzheimer’s, Addiction, and Other Abnormalities @ Kimpton Cardinal Hotel
The Wake Forest Clinical and Translational Science Institute’s Primate Signature Program and the Wake Forest Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center are sponsoring a symposium on the Nonhuman Primate Brain. The practicum comprises of presentations devoted to a separate topic related to the use of monkeys in...

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).

Please help us continue to support your research by citing our grant number(s) in publications we supported.