Department Related Programs

Grand Rounds Program

The Department offers a biweekly grand rounds program which covers topics relevant to health policy and clinical research.

Research Mentorship Program

The Departmental faculty actively provide mentorship for Medical Students (PRISM); thesis mentorship for graduate students in the MS and PhD program in Clinical Research, and project mentorship for fellows and young faculty from a variety of departments including, neurosurgery, orthopedics, urology, pediatrics, general medicine and surgery.

Two new programs that the Department has implemented this year, which is funded by the CTSA (BERD & CEPORTED) are "Reach for your first R award," directed by Dr. Bagiella, and "Reach for your first K award," directed by Dr. Moskowitz. Each program offers small group and individual instruction to young faculty and fellows over a three-four month period, during which time they develop their grants proposals with critical review.