April 2013 Archives

By receiving the Clinical and Translational Science Award, the University of Minnesota is now required by NCATS and NIH to ensure an acknowledgment of the CTSA in any publications that result from UMN CTSI assistance with a project.

How to acknowledge CTSA support

All publications resulting from the use of CTSI resources are required to credit CTSA by using the text below.

Research reported in this publication was supported by the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences of the National Institutes of Health Award Number UL1TR000114. The content is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of the National Institutes of Health.

When to acknowledge CTSA support
Please note that assistance is not limited to monetary support (e.g., pilot grant funds), but also includes use of CTSI space, consultation with CTSI faculty or staff, and use of any CTSI Internal Service Organization services (Project Management, Clinical Research Coordinators, Nursing and Nutritional Services, Biostatistical support, and Regulatory assistance such as IND/IDE support, clinical trial monitoring, or ClinicalTrials.gov support).

New enhancements for the CTR Portal have been released that allow study staff to have more direct interaction with individual project records.

New features for updating project records include:

- Adding/inactivating personnel
- Attaching documents
- Adding notes

Additional new features are available for managing project chart strings. This access is limited to individuals with Principle Investigator, Invoice Contact, or Account roles on a project.

- Adding chart strings to the project
- Assigning chart strings to invoice charges
- Using multiple chart strings to pay for a specific service

If you have questions or need assistance, please contact us at ctsi@umn.edu or 612-625-2874.