CTSA Program Diversity, Re-entry and Reintegration Supplement Awardee Profiles

The CTSA Program is committed to improving the diversity of the workforce and to supporting re-entry into active research careers for those individuals that have taken an eligible hiatus from research. Below we highlight outstanding CTSA Program diversity and re-entry research supplement awardees who have used the supplement to advance their careers and fulfill their research objectives.  

Ewan K. Cobran, Ph.D.

Ewan K. Cobran, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Department of Clinical and Administrative Pharmacy, University of Georgia

Decreasing Cancer Disparities by Increasing Patient Understanding of Prognostic Genetics

Jennifer Cunningham

Jennifer Cunningham Erves, Ph.D., M.P.H., M.A.Ed., M.S., CHES

Assistant Professor of Research, Department of Internal Medicine, Meharry Medical College

Working to Reduce Cancer Disparities and Fulfilling Childhood Dreams

Anandi Kirshnan

Anandi Krishnan, Ph.D.

Instructor, Department of Pathology, Stanford University

Discovering Science Yet Driven by the Heart

Aisha Langford

Aisha Langford, Ph.D, M.P.H.

Assistant Professor, Department of Population Health, New York University School of Medicine

Celebrating Wins Both Big and Small!

Roland Matsouaka, Ph.D.

Roland A. Matsouaka, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics & Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University School of Medicine

Using Abstract Math to Solve Real-World Crises

Juan Vasquez

Juan Vasquez, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics (Hematology/Oncology), Yale School of Medicine

Harnessing the Immune System to Help Treat Cancer