National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS)

Mission

The mission of the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) is to catalyze the generation of innovative methods and technologies that will enhance the development, testing and implementation of diagnostics and therapeutics across a wide range of human diseases and conditions.

The Clinical and Translational Science Awards (CTSA) program is part of the NCATS Division of Clinical Innovation, which plans, conducts and supports research across the clinical phases of the translational science spectrum.

Citing the NIH Grant

Cite NIH funding in mauscripts, press releases and other communication forums

Example: “This publication was supported by Grant Number [Enter Grant Number Here] from the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH).”

Contact:

NCATS Contact Information
NCATS Communications Director

Related Links:

NCATS Fact Sheet
NCATS eNewsletter
Submit a CTSA success story to NCATS
CTSA Logo/Banner Requests

Interview with NIH’s New Translational Chief (ScienceInsider Nov. 2012)

For more information see the Communications Toolkit