TL1 Clinical Research Program
The TL1 Predoctoral Program at Washington University provides career development for medical and allied healthcare students through didactic coursework, mentored training, work-in-progress research discussions, journal clubs, and conferences.
The TL1 Predoctoral Program offers the following:
- Summer Predoctoral Program: Two-month research core, beginning June 1 and ending July 31
- One-Year (Intensive) Predoctoral Program: Twelve-month research core, beginning June 1 and continuing through May 31 the following year
- Two-Year (Standard) Predoctoral Program: 1-2 year (9 month minimum) appointment concurrent with the student’s doctoral degree program.
Advanced Summer Program for Investigation and Research Education (ASPIRE)
ASPIRE was created to introduce current college students to medical research, under the direction of Washington University clinician-researchers, and further young investigators’ existing interest in the field. The eight-week intensive program includes didactic sessions, seminars and a mentored research experience.