Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Block Institute for Clinical and Translational ResearchFounded 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.
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,
CTSA Team Science Supports the Full Spectrum of Clinical and Translational Research in Response to COVID-19Albert 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
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.
The New York and Connecticut Consortium encourages joint ventures among the New York and Connecticut area CTSA institutions (NYCON) to develop collaboration between CTSA programs in the areas of medical scientist training; the creation of regional databases of facilities; regional training opportunities for investigators and research coordinators; the exploration of barriers to improved social