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2017 Annual Meeting Registration is open

Abstract Deadline: Monday, January 9, 2017

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2016 ECDA Award Recipients

CSCTR congratulates the 2016 Early Career Development Award recipients. This award provides the recipient a $10,000 grant to be used to supplement any combination of salary and/or lab support.  Apply for an ECDA!


Alfonso Eirin, MD
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

Siri Atma W. Greeley, MD, PhD
The University of Chicago
Chicago, IL

David J. Kennedy, PhD
The University of Toledo
Toledo, OH

Rami N. Khoriaty, MD
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI

Dudley W. Lamming, PhD
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Madison, WI

Amy Sanghavi Shah, MD, MS
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Cincinnati, OH

CSCTR New Members

Sakthivel Sadayappan, PhD, FAHA, FAPS
Loyola University Chicago
Maywood, IL

Neelam Sharma-Walia, PhD
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
North Chicago, IL

Dawn Wolfgram, MD
Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI

Welcome to the Society!

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The Central Society for Clinical and Translational Research is one of the oldest and largest academic medical societies in the Midwest. Our primary objectives are to:

  • Advance medical science;
  • Cultivate clinical research by the methods of the natural and behavioral sciences;
  • Correlate science with the art of medical practice;
  • Encourage scientific investigation;
  • Disseminate this science among the members.

The membership is a Who's Who of the academic leadership of the medical schools in the Midwest. CSCTR has active members throughout the Midwest U.S. and Canada. The society publishes the monthly Translational Research: The Journal of Laboratory and Clinical Medicine and holds an Annual Meeting that contains cutting-edge papers, posters, lectures, and state-of-the-art forums. Membership is by nomination.  Contact info@csctr.org to learn how to be nominated.

We encourage you to JOIN CSCTR! 
Visit the Membership section for instructions to submit your application.