Block Institute for Clinical and Translational Research

Mission Statement

Founded on the partnership between Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, the ICTR has helped cement that collaboration in clinical and translation research since 2007. The ICTR is a member of the nationwide Clinical and Translational Science Awards (CTSA) consortium, funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The CTSA is designed to break down barriers that inhibit cross-disciplinary, bidirectional research from the laboratory to the clinic and back again.

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2012, 2018 - 2022
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University of Florida faculty are leading a multistate team to boost COVID-19 and influenza vaccination rates in parts of the country where health care skepticism is common and vaccination rates are low. With the emergence of the highly contagious omicron COVID-19 variant, experts say it is more important than ever to provide people with information and access to protective vaccines. The Our


This is an NIH-funded translational science study. It is part of Einstein-Montefiore’s Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA). The idea is to boost inclusion of PWDDs in research on health conditions that disproportionately affect them: diabetes, heart disease etc. Currently,

The Director of Grants and Program Development PRIME will be responsible for the oversight, development and implementation of major federal grants for the Department of Psychiatry and Neurosurgery for the new Psychiatry Research Institute Montefiore Einstein PRIME and Neuroscience and the Division of Substance Abuse and operations of the Chairs office at Belfer.

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Albert Einstein College of Medicine

COVID-19 hit the Bronx, NY in March 2020 as our institution and the Northeast fell victim to the virus. The many teams that make up the programs of the Einstein-Montefiore Institute for Clinical and Translational Research (ICTR) responded quickly, not due to special foresight to anticipate such an acute worldwide crisis, but because our foundational philosophy is to use the ICTR as an integrated


Sex and Emotion Regulation Difficulties Contribute to Depression in Young Adults With Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

Many young adults with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are at risk for depression. Yet, questions remain about factors associated with the development of depression in young adults with ADHD. This study examined the effects of sex and emotion regulation difficulties on depression in

INSIGHT responsive parenting intervention effects on child appetite and maternal feeding practices through age 3 years

Expert guidance encourages interventions promoting structure-based practices to establish predictable eating environments in order to foster children's self-regulatory skills. However, few studies have examined whether and how child characteristics may moderate effects of interventions on maternal

Monocyte activation in persons living with HIV and tuberculosis coinfection

To characterize monocyte subsets and activation in persons living with HIV (PLWH) with tuberculosis coinfection. Cross-sectional study within a cohort of PLWH and HIV-uninfected participants at the Joint Clinical Research Centre in Kampala, Uganda. Participants were at least 45 years old with at