Workforce Development

Steven C. Grambow, PhD
Faculty Director, Workforce Development Pillar

Amanda McMillan, MPH, MA
Senior Staff Director, Workforce Development Pillar



Vision and Mission:

To catalyze science in our region and nation by training tomorrow’s experts and fostering a workforce genuinely reflective of the communities we serve.

Shape the future of biomedical, behavioral, and clinical research by improving training pathways to create a highly skilled translational science workforce that:

  • embraces research integrity and is knowledgeable in the conduct of responsible research;
  • engages fruitfully in team science;
  • reflects the diversity of the communities in which we live;
  • collaborates on equal footing with the communities it serves;
  • invests in developing and disseminating innovative, evidence-based strategies to advance health and health equity in scientific discovery;
  • and is well-mentored and trained to mentor well.


Key Programs:

Workforce Development Core

Duke CTSA KL2

Duke CTSA TL1 Physician Research Fellowship

Duke CTSA TL1 Post-Doctoral Training Program

Duke CTSA TL1 Pre-Doctoral Scholarship

Center for Pathway Programs

Duke Scholars in Molecular Medicine

National Clinician Scholars Program

Office of Physician Scientist Development