CTSA application 2023

In September 2023, CTSI received $53.9 million in National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences funding to find better, faster ways to bring scientific advances to real-world use.

The Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) at the University of Minnesota has been part of the CTSA program since 2011.

Read the news release

CTSA program goals


Bruce Blazar

Bruce Blazar, MD

Director and Contact PI

Peter Crawford

Peter Crawford, MD, PhD

Multi-PI, Deputy Director, and Clinical Translational Research Services (CTRS) core Director

Damien Fairr

Damien Fair, PA-C, PhD

Multi-PI, Deputy Director


Jennifer Cieslak
Chief of Staff
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Rachel Matthes
Administrative Core Program Manager
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