The clinical and translational research spectrum, taking basic scientific discovery to improved public health.

South Carolina Clinical & Translational Research Institute

The South Carolina Clinical & Translational Research (SCTR) Institute, a statewide NIH-funded Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) Program Hub based at MUSC, is the catalyst for changing the culture of biomedical research in South Carolina. It facilitates the sharing of resources and expertise and streamlines research-related processes to bring about large-scale change in the state’s clinical and translational research efforts. SCTR’s partners include the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC), Clemson University, Health Sciences South Carolina, and South Carolina State University. Our vision is to improve health outcomes and quality of life for South Carolinians by translating scientific discoveries into evidence-based clinical practice. Learn more about SCTR.

Research Resources

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Find resources to assist investigators and stakeholders across all the stages of translational research.

Research Resources

Education and Training

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Explore Predoctoral Training and Career Development programs as well as offerings for clinical research professionals.

Education and Training

Funding Opportunities

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Search research funding announcements for new teams, junior investigators, and predoctoral trainees.

Funding Opportunities

      2011-2021 access to SCTR and MUSC enterprise research resources through SPARCRequest: 29,423 requests submitted; 68,377 services provided; 8,566 protocols supported; 2,373 unique investigators