Tag Archive: Education

SCAMP Application Process


Applications for the Study Coordinator Apprenticeship and Mentoring Program (SCAMP) are accepted on an annual basis. SCAMP is a two year intensive internship program that trains inexperienced individuals to become study coordinators. The hiring process generally occurs the summer before the anticipated fall start date. To apply, download the application and forward (along with your resume) to Scamp@jhmi.edu.  You can also apply through the Johns Hopkins University Human Resources website. Documents and Links Job Description Application Johns Hopkins University Human Resources      

Project DIDACT


Project DIDACT: Disseminate to the clinical and translational research community Innovative statistical methods and software for the Design and Analysis of Clinical Trials   This joint effort among doctors Miguel Hernan (Harvard), David Kent (Tufts), Kelley Kidwell (Michigan), Michael Rosenblum (Johns Hopkins), Daniel Scharfstein (Johns Hopkins) and Ravi Varadhan, will create a cutting edge analytic tool kit needed to support the next generation of trials. Topics will include: Sequential, multiple assignment randomized trial (SMART) designs (Kidwell) Leveraging baseline covariates to improve the efficiency of randomized trials (Rosenblum) Casual analysis of pragmatic trials (Hernan) Sensitivity analysis for randomized trials with missing outcome … Continue reading

Patient Safety Collaborative


An infrastructure of expertise to streamline the discovery and translation of innovative technologies that improve patient safety.    We are working with Johns Hopkins Whiting School of Engineering to establish an “Engineering Collaborative for Patient Safety” to bring engineering talent to clinicians so they may solve patient safety issues. This collaborative is an effort of the Master of Science in Engineering Management (MSEM) program at Johns Hopkins Whiting School of Engineering, the Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality, Johns Hopkins Home Care Group, the Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, and the Johns Hopkins Hospital Clinical … Continue reading

Study Team Tools and Resources


This page contains helpful resources on various research related topics. Please click on the plus sign for details.

Study Team Trainings


This page contains information on various research trainings. Please click on the plus sign for details.

Courses for Translational Researchers


Johns Hopkins University has partnered with Cousera to develop a series of online data science courses taught by faculty members from the Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health.  The data science specialization covers the concepts and tools needed throughout the entire data science pipeline, from asking the right kinds of questions to making inferences and publishing results. Students will learn to: formulate context relevant questions and hypotheses to drive data scientific research identify, obtain and transform a data set to make it suitable for the production of statistical evidence communicated in written form build models based on new … Continue reading

K-to-R Transition Program


Gail Daumit, MD, MHS Professor of Medicine The “K-to-R” Transition Program was implemented in response to the growing need to enhance the transition from mentored career development awards (K’s) to independent awards (R’s). The ICTR’s Training, Education, & Career Development Programs has partnered with the Office of Faculty Development and the Professional Development and Career Office to provide oversight, support, resources, and networking opportunities for K-level mentored awardees.  To address some of the needs and overcome the barriers identified, this program links available resources for preparation of future R grant submissions, including individual or small group mentoring and an annual retreat for … Continue reading

Research Coordinator Clinical Skills Trainings


  Research Coordinator Clinical Skills Trainings Have Resumed.    The ICTR has secured training  modules for the most common training needs and provides competency checklists for each skill in the content below.   If your research group does not have the resources to provide clinical skill training and skills check off, this is available on a first come first serve basis at our adult outpatient Clinical Research Units located on both the East Baltimore and Johns Hopkins Bayview campus. For questions, please review the FAQ. *To view myLearning courses, login to myJHU, and click on the appropriate link. If your … Continue reading

Science: Out of the Box


Why is cancer so hard to treat—and what new strategies are researchers considering? What do cells do when their DNA gets tangled up? How do brain cells build connections to each other? Our researchers use toys to help answer these and other questions in the video series Science: Out of the Box. Immunotherapy and Antibodies | Slaying Lung Cancer   Medical oncologist Julie Brahmer, M.D., explains how immunotherapy works as a tool in treating lung cancer. Using toys and finger paints, she demonstrates how the immune system attacks cancer cells. Dr. Brahmer discusses why immunotherapy is a promising new treatment … Continue reading

Introduction to Clinical Research Summer Course


2021 Course Dates – July 12 – 16, 2021 (Course Will be Completely Online) Registration Expected to Open April 1, 2021 Co-Directors DANIEL E. FORD, MD, MPH Vice Dean for Clinical Investigation Johns Hopkins School of Medicine Karen Bandeen-Roche, PhD, MS Hurley Dorrier Professor & Chair in Biostatistics Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health   Program Manager Karla McCarthy, MA Academic Program Manager Johns Hopkins Institute for Clinical and Translational Research Training, Education, and Career Development Programs Email: kmccarthy@jhu.edu   Course Information Visit the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health course catalog for more information. Course Fees Non-credit registration … Continue reading

Science of Clinical Investigation (SOCI) Training Program


The Science of Clinical Investigation (SOCI) Training Program is designed to prepare clinicians and other biological scientists to participate in multidisciplinary clinical research. Courses are offered on-site and online. Translational clinical research requires a team that can design, analyze, interpret, and implement clinical studies in compliance with ethical and regulatory norms.  Develop this expertise and become a leader in clinical research with the SOCI training program. The SOCI program contains both onsite and online courses including: Database Design and Implementation in Clinical Research Ethical and Regulatory Issues in Clinical Research Design of Clinical Studies Quantitative Analysis of Clinical Data Outcomes … Continue reading