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Clinical + Translational Science Institute

We are transforming how clinical and translational research is conducted.
Research associate and staff nurse working in laboratory in the Clinical and Translational Research Center.

Tufts Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) was established in August 2008 as part of a national consortium to transform how clinical and translational research is conducted throughout the country.

Our mission is to identify, stimulate and expedite innovative clinical and translational research to improve the public’s health.

Led by our Dean and the Principal Investigator, Harry P. Selker, MD, MSPH, our leadership team is comprised of world-renowned experts in clinical research, comparative effectiveness research, community engagement and research collaboration.

We work closely with 39 partner institutions, including all of the schools of Tufts University, its affiliated hospitals across Massachusetts and Maine, participating universities, community organizations and non-profit and for-profit organizations.

Career opportunities at CTSI

The Clinical + Translational Science Institute (CTSI) at Tufts Medical Center offers a variety of challenging and exciting careers and jobs for talented and dedicated candidates.

CTSI career opportunities

Tufts Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI)
35 Kneeland St.
Boston, MA 02111

What the Tufts CTSI offers

Tufts CTSI offers a variety of resources and services to assist investigators with generating groundbreaking and significant research, including:

Help from Tufts CTSI is just a few clicks away. Please complete a service request form to get started.

Tufts CTSI is supported by the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences, National Institutes of Health (NIH), Award Number UM1TR004398. The content is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of the NIH.

Please cite this grant whenever you use Tufts CTSI resources, services and facilities.



Tufts CTSI receives prestigious NIH grant

NIH award

Tufts CTSI received the 2018 Clinical and Translational Science Award, providing more than $56 million in National Institutes of Health federal funding to support the institute’s local, regional and national research initiatives over the next five years. It is the third time since 2008 that CTSI received a federal grant.

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