Developing the Translational Research Workforce: A Pilot Study of Common Metrics for Evaluating the Clinical and Translational Award KL2 Program.

@article{Schneider2015DevelopingTT,
  title={Developing the Translational Research Workforce: A Pilot Study of Common Metrics for Evaluating the Clinical and Translational Award KL2 Program.},
  author={Margaret Schneider and Lourdes R Guerrero and Lisa B Jones and Greg Tong and Christine C Ireland and Jill Dumbauld and Julie A. Rainwater},
  journal={Clinical and translational science},
  year={2015},
  volume={8 6},
  pages={662-7}
}
PURPOSE This pilot study describes the career development programs (i.e., NIH KL2 awards) across five Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) institutions within the University of California (UC) system, and examines the feasibility of a set of common metrics for evaluating early outcomes. METHODS A survey of program administrators provided data related to the institutional environment within which each KL2 program was implemented. Application and progress report data yielded a… CONTINUE READING