Translating Practice into Research (TPIR) Trainee Program
Funded by:> The National Institutes of Health Program Co-Directors:Funded by:> Jennifer D. Peck, PhD and Sara K. Vesely, PhD Contact Information:Program Co-Directors:> Jennifer-Peck@ouhsc.edu ; Sara-Vesely@ouhsc.edu Website:Contact Information:> http://osctr.ouhsc.edu/translating-practice-research-program What is the goal of the TPIR Trainee Program?Website:>
The OSCTR TPIR trainee program is a unique one year (September 2019-August 2020) education and mentoring program for practicing healthcare professionals, clinical investigators, and basic scientists. It offers a broad and practical curriculum for understanding clinical research methods, research collaborations, and statistical analysis. The goal of the TPIR trainee program is to produce a group of clinicians and scientists who have the ability to translate their clinical observations and ideas for improving practice into practical and feasible research projects.
What is included in the TPIR Trainee Program?
The TPIR program consists of four components: 1) 1 day in-person workshop Thursday October 10th, 2019 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 2) 10 online education modules 3) scheduled conference calls with TPIR faculty, 4) 1 day in-person workshop Thursday April 16th, 2020 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma and 5) a mentored research project. By applying for the TPIR program, you agree to participate in all five components of the program, if accepted.
Who should apply?
The following people are encouraged to apply: 1) healthcare professionals who are interested in conducting clinical research and learning research methods, 2) clinical investigators who are interested in studying practical clinical issues, and 3) basic scientists who are interested in learning the fundamental basis for clinical translational research. Applicants must be US Residents who work in NIH IDeA states. Priority will be given to applicants in the OSCTR regions and Tribal employees and Tribal serving organization employees.
Up to 10 trainees will be accepted in 2019. There is no fee for the TPIR program. Support will be provided for travel and hotel accommodations for both 1 day in-person workshops for only those who live outside the Oklahoma City metropolitan area.
Timeline Application Deadline September 3, 2019 Trainees Notified September 16, 2019 1 Day In-Person Workshop Thursday October 10, 2019 Online Modules/Conference Calls September 2019 – August 2020 1Day In-Person Workshop Thursday April 16, 2020 Program Specifics
Mentored Research Project
1-Day In-person Workshop, Thursday October 10, 2019
1-Day In-person Workshop, Thursday April 16, 2020
Deliverables for TPIR 2019-2029