Director's Message

Welcome to MSU's Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (MSU-CTSI), MSU’s Institutional home for translational research. MSU-CTSI exists to support ALL types of community engaged, translational research efforts that involve any of  MSU’s broad array of affiliated local, state, national and international community partners. Within MSU-CTSI lies a number of levels of support and expertise.  These resources are provided to rapidly facilitate the safe and ethical conduct of a variety of translational research efforts both within, and beyond MSU’s physical boundaries.  Together, MSU researchers and community stakeholders are partnering to change the lives of individuals next door or across the globe.  We invite YOU to become involved in any number of translational research efforts being conducted at MSU.

Andrea Amalfitano, D.O., Ph.D.

Director, MSU-CTSI
Osteopathic Heritage Foundation Professor of Pediatrics,
Microbiology and Molecular Genetics
Michigan State University