Research Opportunities and Training

Research Opportunities and Training

Clinical Research, Epidemiology and Statistics Training (CREST)

The CREST program involves curriculum of didactic instruction in epidemiology, biostatistics, health economics, health services and outcomes research and bioethics coupled with independent research under the direction of a faculty member. The CREST program will lead to a Certificate in Clinical Investigation Sciences. The M.Sc. can be pursued in combination with the M.D. degree from the School of Medicine

Intramural Research Incentive Grant Program (IRIG)

The Office of the Executive Vice President for Research offers an Intramural Research Incentive Grant program (IRIG).

Research! Louisville

A grants workshop is offered each year as part of Research! Louisville. The Sponsored Programs Development Office assists investigators in seeking funding for research and creative activities and provides support for successful proposal development. This includes doing funding searches based on Faculty research interests, assisting with questions on form completion, interacting with funding agencies to clarify any questions regarding a particular opportunity, budgetary assistance, and reviewing grant applications as to form and flow. For individual assistance on grant writing, including the opportunity to review successful grant proposals, please contact Duane Bolanowski at 852-6512 or Further information on research opportunities is available at the website of the Health Sciences Research Office.