Miami CTSI

Master’s Program Graduates First Class in Clinical and Translational Investigation

12.18.2015

From Left: Juliana Sanchez, M.D., William Moreno, M.D., Tatjana Rundek, M.D., Ph.D., Luisa Betancourt, M.D., and Bruce Kava, M.D.

The Master’s of Science in Clinical and Translational Investigation (MSCTI) Program graduated its first class on December 17. The MSCTI graduates joined others at the University’s commencement ceremonies for Fall 2015 graduates held at the Bank United Center in Coral Gables.

MSCTI 2015 Graduates

  • Luisa Betancourt, M.D.
    Sr. Research Associate, The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis
  • Bruce Kava, M.D.
    Associate Professor of Urology, Department of Urology
  • William Moreno, M.D.
    Sr. Research Associate, The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis
  • Juliana Sanchez, M.D.
    Sr. Research Associate, The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis

The MSCTI program offers early-career investigators graduate training in the principle and practice of translational science and clinical research.

The 30-credit program is open to academically qualified students from all research backgrounds that are currently enrolled in a terminal degree program or have completed a terminal scientific or healthcare degree.

Students complete structured courses, participate in small group seminars, and develop a K-award, R21 or R01-type research proposal, which serves as their thesis. Tuition remission is available to University of Miami employees.

To learn more about the MSCTI program or to apply, visit www.miamictsi.org/education/masters-program.

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