Clinical & Translational Research Member Directory

Christian Leiva

Christian Leiva

Christian is the administrative coordinator for the Resident Research Training Program (RRTP), the Clinical and Translational Research (CTR) Pathway for Residents and MD with Distinction candidates and the Pre-Health Undergraduate Program (PUP).

RRTP presents residents with several resources and opportunities including RRTP Ambassadors, the Designing Clinical Research course, the Resident Research Funding Program, the Resident Research Travel Program, the Resident Research Scholars Program, the Resident Clinical & Translational Research Symposium, and the Clinical & Translational Pathway.

The CTR Pathway is designed to stimulate passion for discovery and provide training and mentoring that will encourage and allow professional students, residents, fellows and postdoctoral trainees to conduct innovative clinical and translational research that improves health and relieves suffering.

Joel Palefsky, MD

Joel Palefsky, M.D.
Infectious Disease Specialist, Professor of Medicine and Laboratory Medicine