The Mississippi Center for Clinical and Translational Research (MCCTR) offers three distinct funding programs. Our Investigator Development, Pilot Projects, and Faculty Recruitment Programs are designed, respectively, to provided structured mentorship and research support to junior faculty members with an interest in obesity research, to assist new investigators in gathering obesity-related research data to become competitive for extramural funding, and to assist in recruiting funded clinical, translational, and population scientists to UMMC. More information on each program is provided below.
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