OSLER TL1 Program: Complement Your Graduate or Postdoc Training

The Oregon Students Learn and Experience Research (OSLER) TL1 Program supports training and career development in clinical and translational research for one year for professional (M.D., D.M.D., Pharm.D., D.N.P.) and Ph.D. graduate students and postdoctoral clinical (M.D., D.M.D., Pharm.D., D.N.P.) and research fellows with an opportunity to extend to up to three years of training. 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.

2019 OSLER TL1 Program award

The deadline for the 2019 OSLER TL1 Program award has passed. Notice of award was announced May 2019.

View the 2019 RFA

Check back in Winter 2020 for additional opportunities.

Summer OCTRI Student Awards (2009-2013)

In addition to the OSLER T1 training award, OCTRI used to provide direct funding to pre-doctoral medical, dental, graduate nursing, basic science, bioengineering and pharmacy students to pursue research over the summer. 

Check back later for information on past awardees and their projects.

Contact us

Cynthia Morris, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Education Program Director, TL1 Program Co-director

Allison Fryer, Ph.D.
TL1 Program Co-director

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

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