There is an increasing need for highly qualified clinical
investigators, defined as those participating in patient-oriented, translational,
epidemiologic, behavioral, outcomes or health services research.
The overall mission of the UCSF Training in Clinical Research
(TICR) Program is to increase the number and quality of clinical investigators.
This is achieved by offering a broad array of educational opportunities
in the methods of clinical research to meet the diverse needs of trainees, faculty and staff at UCSF.
|Comprehensive Educational Programs
The cornerstones of TICR are the multi-component educational
In addition to the comprehensive programs, most of the
courses within these programs can be
taken on an individual basis by persons not enrolled in the entire program.