The Translational Research Team Award recognizes a UMMC investigative team whose innovative translational research fosters the multidisciplinary integration of basic research, patient-oriented research, and population-based research, with the long-term aim of improving the health of the public. This award is designed to recognize the primary leaders (two individuals, usually both faculty) of a translational research team that fostered research with documented contributions towards advancing public health.
The recipients of the Translational Research Team Award will be recognized at the annual Excellence in Research Awards Ceremony and will each receive an honorarium of $2,500.
Full-time UMMC faculty members
Nominations may be submitted by any UMMC employee via the online nomination form. Nomination materials must include:
Candidates will be considered on the basis of their leadership in a multidisciplinary team that fostered translational research with documented contributions towards advancing public health; overall impact of the research contributions in the respective field and; demonstration of a commitment to a multidisciplinary team approach. Candidates will be scored using the following criteria: