OSLER TL1 Program: Complement Your Graduate or Postdoc Training

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Our goal

The Oregon Students Learn and Experience Research (OSLER) TL1 Program supports training and career development in clinical and translational research for professional and Ph.D. graduate students and postdoctoral clinical and research fellows.

Benefits and eligibility

The TL1 program supports training and career development for one year and up to a maximum of three years.

Professional graduate students and postdoctoral clinical fellows include M.D., D.M.D., Pharm.D., and D.N.P.  This is in addition to Ph.D. graduate students and postdoctoral research fellows.

All research proposed for this program must involve either clinical or translational research defined as involving human subjects or populations, or research that has application to human health.

Graduate or professional students and postdoctoral trainees at OHSU, Portland State University, University of Oregon, and Oregon State University are eligible to apply.

Application information

The deadline for the 2019 OSLER TL1 Program award has passed. Notice of award was announced in May 2019. Check back in Winter 2020 for additional TL1 opportunities.

View the 2019 RFA

Learn more about past and present TL1 trainees and their projects.

Contact us

Cynthia Morris, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Program Director, Translational Workforce Development
Co-Director, TL1 Program 

Allison Fryer, Ph.D.
Director, TL1 Program

Karen McCracken, B.A., B.S.N.
Education Program Coordinator

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