We provide funding, expertise, and logistics to help translate Duke science from discovery to deployment.

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The CTSI Accelerator team.

Project Management

Ready to move from bench to bedside? Let us help. Find out what an experienced Project Leader can do for you.

Funding Programs

Looking for access to funding opportunities across the translational research spectrum? Learn how our team can connect you to internal and external funding.

Meet Our Leadership

Barry Myers
Director of Innovation, CTSI
Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Research Interests: Translational research and commercialization; Biomechanics and injury prevention
Education: PhD, Duke University; MBA, Duke University; MD, Duke University

Janet Prvu Bettger
Co-Director, CTSI Accelerator Pilots Program
Associate Professor of Nursing; Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Research Interests: Evidence-based improvement of health care quality and policies
Education: PhD, Boston University

Vonda Rodriguez
Director of Operations, CTSI Accelerator
Research Interests: Project Management; Analytical Chemistry; Manufacturing and Controls
Education: PhD, University of North Texas

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