The University of Minnesota is required by the NIH to ensure an acknowledgment of the Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) in any publications that result from UMN CTSI assistance with a project.

When to acknowledge CTSA support

Cite CTSI support on any publications that benefited from:

  • Consultation or collaboration with CTSI faculty or staff.
  • Funding received from CTSI.
  • Author participation in career development programs.

Complying with the NIH Public Access Policy

CTSI staff are available to assist you with each step of this process; please contact CTSI at [email protected] or 612-626-2318. Additionally, staff in the Health Sciences Library are on-hand to answer questions about compliance by contacting [email protected].

Coordinating public relations activities

Prior to issuing a press release related to CTSA-supported research, please notify the University of Minnesota's CTSI communications contact, Michelle Hoedeman, [email protected], who will notify the NIH award issuing center to coordinate media and publicity. 


Have a question? Need guidance on your citation? Contact:

Melissa Hansen
Research Navigator
[email protected]
612-625-CTSI (2874)