OSLER TL1 Opportunity

Program Overview

The Human Investigations Program, a program of the Oregon Clinical and Translational Research Institute (OCTRI), offers an integrated clinical and translational research education curriculum.

  • Enhance your career in clinical and translational research.
  • Gain practical skills in conducting successful research studies.
  • Connect with faculty who share a commitment to translational research.
  • Acquire knowledge that directly supports your research and expands your collaboration opportunities.

Earn a Degree or Take a Class

There are three tracks, one of which results in a master's degree of clinical research. HIP also offers a certificate in human investigations and the opportunity to take individual courses. Learn more about the program tracks.

Who can participate?

HIP is open to faculty, clinical and postdoctoral fellows and graduate students in the schools of medicine, nursing and dentistry.  Learn more about eligibility.

What is the curriculum?

Courses are based on nationally-recognized competencies for clinical and translational research. Learn more about curriculum.


Now Accepting Applications
Applications for certificate and non-degree students starting Fall 2017 due July 15, 2017

Support for early-career faculty
The OCTRI Scholars Program supports early-career faculty in obtaining their first independent research funding.  You are eligible for the program if you are applying for or currently have a career-development award.
Learn more about the OCTRI Scholars Program 

OCTRI KL2 Mentored Career Development Opportunity
The OCTRI KL2 supports development of clinical and translation investigators to conduct interdisciplinary research. Applicants must have a current or pending full-time faculty appointment as assistant professor (or equivalent) at OHSU, PSU, OSU or UO and have no prior funding as a principal investigator on an NIH grant except R03 or R21.
Now accepting letters of intent from predoctoral and postdoctoral trainees for a TL1 mentored career development award. This award is similar to a NRSA T32. Graduate or professional students and postdoctoral trainees at OHSU, PSU, OSU or UO are eligible to apply.