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Education & Training

The ITHS Education Program supports investigators, graduate students, scholars, and research support staff through the development and maintenance of curriculum and career development education. ITHS strives to prepare the next generation of translational science teams by incorporating core competencies into all our education programs.

UW & MSU TL1 trainees meet in Bozeman, MT

A KL2 scholar discussing her research at the ITHS Expo

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Participants at a Career Development Series seminar

Graduate Programs

We offer training opportunities for graduate students from across the University of Washington and beyond, including our TL1 Translational Research Training Program and the new Clinical Translational Research Pathway.

Post-Doctoral Programs

ITHS offers training opportunities, such as our KL2 Multidisciplinary Clinical Research Career Development Program, for post-doctoral candidates from across the five-state WWAMI region.

Professional Development

ITHS offers a variety of seminars and workshops which cover a multiple topics and are intended to reach different members of the research team. In addition to a number of Team Science training opportunities, our CDS seminars for early career investigators and our CRES events for research support staff are just two of our popular programs.

TREE Learning Management System

The ITHS-developed Translational Research Education Engine (TREE) learning management system offers educational opportunities and content hosting services for the WWAMI region, CTSA Program, and the greater clinical and translational science community.

Latest News

  • The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is offering a unique funding opportunity for students interested in basic or patient-oriented research related to conditions that co-occur with Down syndrome, linked to awards held by ITHS.  Predoctoral students at the University of Washington and Montana State University......

  • The ITHS Technology Development Center is excited to host a new training series aimed at early-stage academic innovators who need to quickly learn the essentials of biomedical entrepreneurship. The Biomedical Innovation Fireside Chats will be a seven-part series of hour-long talks held January–May 2024. In......

  • Congratulations to the three ITHS researchers who received career development supplement awards from the National Institutes for Health (NIH) this year! Representing Fred Hutch, MultiCare Institute, and the University of Washington, all three of these investigators and their projects are dynamic and deserving of this......