OVERVIEW: The Southern California Clinical and Translational Science Institute is a proud participant of the Building Up study that tests the effectiveness of a career development intervention developed at the University of Pittsburgh. Building Up is designed for postdocs and junior faculty who are underrepresented in health-related sciences on a national basis.

Twenty-five institutions are participating!

Building Up is one of eleven studies that are part of NIH’s Diversity Program Consortium National Research Mentoring Network (NRMN). The NRMN Scholars will participate in webinars, mentoring, coursework, and networking. For more information, click here

Doris M. Rubio, PhD

Natalia Morone, MD, MS

Updates: SC CTSI’s Workforce Development will continue to provide Building Up educational offerings after the completion of the study. For more information, please contact Jeanne Dzekov McKean, Workforce Development’s Program Manager at wd@sc-ctsi.org

NIH Funding Acknowledgment: Important - All publications resulting from the utilization of SC CTSI resources are required to credit the SC CTSI grant by including the NIH funding acknowledgment and must comply with the NIH Public Access Policy.