CTRI TL1 News and Announcements

UC San Diego’s Carmona Receives CTRI Fourth-year Medical Student Award

June 2, 2014 – Ruben Carmona, MD, whose research focus is on radiation oncology, optimization of clinical trials design, and statistical programming, has received the CTRI Fourth-year Medical Student Award. Carmona was honored during an awards ceremony on May 31 for UC San Diego medical students. On June 1, he received a medical degree at UC San Diego. (More)

CTRI Honors Outstanding Medical Students

Congratulations to UC San Diego students Janet Lee and Ashkuan Shaterian, for winning this year’s CTRI fourth-year medical student awards! This award, designed to recognize students with outstanding potential for future contribution to translational research, is typically awarded to one fourth-year medical student per year. (More)

MD-PhD Student Wins Award for Best Translational Research

The CTRI recognized a graduating medical student for the first time this year, Dr. Justin Voog, a 2012 graduate of the UC San Diego MD-PhD Medical Scientist Training Program. Dr. Voog received a cash award of $500 in recognition of his promising future as a translational science investigator. (More)