In response to COVID-19, the Central Society for Clinical and Translational Research administrative offices are currently closed.
CSCTR staff are continuing to work remotely and are able to assist via email. For general inquiries, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
For a list of each staff member’s email address, please visit the Contact Us page.
The Central Society for Clinical and Translational Research is one of the oldest academic medical societies in the Midwest.
Our Vision: Promoting a vibrant, supportive community of multidisciplinary, clinical, and translational medical research to benefit humanity.
Our Mission: Develop and support communication, collaboration, and career development within a community of medical researchers in the central U.S. and beyond.
Members are academic leaders of medical schools in the Midwest however, CSCTR has active members throughout the 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. You are encouraged to apply for membership.
Abstracts from the meeting are available online in the Journal of Investigative Medicine via afmr.org/journal.cgi. The hard copy will be mailed to meeting attendees in June. If you presented an abstract, the citation should be: J Investig Med 2019;67:(page numbers).
CSCTR congratulates the 2019 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!
Imo J. Akpan, MD
David Wu, MD, PhD
Farsad Afshinnia, MD
Gregory Aubert, MD, PhD
Kristina Bailey, MD
Jeffrey W. Brown, MD, PhD
James B. Byrd, MD, MS
Bong Sook Jhun, PhD
Stephen M. Modell, MD, MS
Jin O-Uchi, MD, PhD
Hongxia Ren, PhD
Jose B. Saenz, MD, PhD
Faraaz Ali Shah, MD, MPH
Chetan Shenoy, MBBS
Stacia Shipman, DO
Min Xie, MD, PhD