Office of Research

Institute of Translational Health Sciences


The Institute of Translational Health Sciences is dedicated to speeding science to clinical practice for the benefit of patients and communities throughout Washington, Wyoming, Alaska, Montana, Idaho, and beyond.
ITHS promotes this translation of scientific discovery to practice by fostering innovative research, cultivating multi-disciplinary research partnerships, and ensuring a pipeline of next generation researchers through robust educational and career development programs.
We are one of more than 60 Clinical and Translational Science award sites nationwide working to change how biomedical research and training is performed. This national consortium was funded by the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences, part of the National Institutes of Health.

Center Details

Director: Disis, Mary L
Administering College/School: School of Medicine 
P.I. Home Department: Department of Medicine, Division of Oncology