COVID-19 Updates

We are living through a highly unusual interruption to activities at Duke, including our research. We are grateful for the spirit of cooperation and understanding with which our adjustments have been implemented. We will get through this challenge together and look forward to soon seeing operations at Duke return to normal.

Don’t Forget to Cite your CTSA Program Hub Award

As information is rapidly being disseminated about projects and activities surrounding COVID-19 and other research, NCATS would like to remind their grantees that each publication, press release, or other document about research supported by an NIH award must include an acknowledgment of NIH award support and a disclaimer such as:

“Research reported in this publication was supported by the National Center For Advancing Translational Sciences of the National Institutes of Health under Award Number (Insert Your Award Number Here). The content is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of the National Institutes of Health.”

CTSI Strategies

CTSI staff continue to be available by email ( and online video using WebEx. While we are no longer conducting in-person consultations or grant planning studios during Duke's 2019 Coronavirus response, we will continue to provide online support for grant protocol reviews, biostatistical, community engagement, project management, and pilot funding support. Please check our CTSI Consults webpage for the latest information about consultations or simply send us an email at your convenience.

Support Request Forms
All requests for support or consultation can be found on the CTSI Consult page, as well as via Duke’s MyResearchHome portal.


The COVID-19 Research Dashboard in myRESEARCHhome consolidates important forms, resources, and services to help researchers develop COVID-19 research, manage research remotely, and quickly get help as questions arise.


In light of the COVID-19 situation, ALL active RFAs supported by the Duke CTSI are hereby suspended until further notice. We will NOT be accepting any new submissions for Letter of Intent (LoI) or Full Applications. Completed submissions (LOIs, Full Applications) that are pending are also on hold Once Duke and our collaborating partners return to regular operations, new timelines and application guidelines will be posted on this webpage and disseminated via regular communication channels. If you have already submitted a Letter of Intent (LoI) or Application, please contact or the Program Officer listed on your RFA for Program specific guidance.

Other COVID-19 Resources