Education and Professional Development


The Education and Professional Development Core offers a broad, flexible, and integrated set of educational and professional development programs to assist individuals in enhancing their clinical and translational research skills.  The offerings range from accredited, formal coursework and certificate programs to short courses, workshops, and seminars.  This varied curriculum is needed to address the diverse needs of the clinical and translational workforce – from graduate students and postdoctoral fellows to clinical research staff to faculty researchers.  The activities of this Core are directed by an executive committee of esteemed UIC researchers. 

Executive Committee

Dr. Philip Clifford
Dr. Luisa DiPietro
Dr. Joanna Burdette
Dr. Jack Zwanziger
Dr. Larry Tobacman