RTI / UNC / N.C. A&T / NC State Pilot Collaboration

Our CTSA award includes formal partnerships with RTI International, N.C. A&T, and NC State, the goals of which are to support high quality collaborative research amongst our organizations.

Projects that include UNC, RTI, N.C. A&T, or NC State investigators may be eligible for matching funds provided by RTI, N.C. A&T, or NC State.

RTI and N.C. A&T investigators are required to consult with an RTI or N.C. A&T CTSA financial analyst during the preparation of their proposal budget. For RTI, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for details. For N.C. A&T, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Additional questions about the UNC/RTI/N.C. A&T/NC State collaboration and potential collaborators at the four institutions should be directed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. at RTI, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. at N.C. A&T, or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. at NC State. Individuals interested in research expertise at RTI can learn more at rti.org.

Pilot grant awardees should be aware of four new NC TraCS services provided by RTI that are available to assist, if applicable to the research:

  • Early Phase Drug Discovery — pdf overview | contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Drug Regulatory — contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Rare Disease — pdf overview | contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Investigators considering use of one of these services must discuss their ideas and needs with the service director listed above, to assure that the application fits the services that can be offered.

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