Seminars & Workshops
3rd Annual Dissemination of Research Results Open House

Tufts CTSI is pleased to invite you to attend our 3rd Annual Dissemination of Research Results Open House Zoom event on Tuesday, May 7, from 6:00PM-7:00PM EST!

We are excited to have Dr. Erin Meier from Northeastern Unviersity and Dr. Gaurav Gulati fromTufts Medical Center scheduled to present the results of their studies:

  • Dr. Meier: Word Retrieval in the Wild: A Smartwatch Ecological Momentary Assessment Pilot Study in People with Post-Stroke Aphasia
  • Dr. Gulati: Helping the Right Heart Pump Better in Shock: A New Tool

This event is an opportunity for study participants to learn about the results of the study in which they participated. It is also an opportunity for the general public to learn more about research happening at Tufts Medical Center and Northeastern University. Each 15-minute presentation will be followed by a Q&A session with the researchers.


Live session via Zoom: Tuesday, May 7, 2024, 6:00PM-7:00PM EST 

Download and share the event flyer.


Registration is required! Please register on Tufts CTSI I LEARN.


If you have any questions, please contact Patricia Reyes (

Seminars & Workshops
Clinical Research Staff Quarterly Training: “Best Practices for Working with Research Participants””

Join Tufts CTSI on Zoom for the next Clinical Research Staff Quarterly Training on “Best Practices for Working with Research Participants” on Thursday, May 16 at 1:00PM. Learn from the lived experiences of past and current research participants in a panel discussion hosted by Tufts CTSI!

Panelists will talk about their experiences as research participants, with a focus on actionable methods that research staff can use to better engage with current and future participants. Attendees will also have the opportunity to ask their own questions in breakout groups. Learn more and register on I LEARN by noon on Thursday, May 16!

Who Should Attend?

Research team members from all institutions are invited to attend!

Learning Objectives

After attending this training, you will be able to:

  • Describe different factors that can impact research participants’ decisions on whether to participate in research.
  • List at least two ideas for improving your recruitment and retention strategies.


Thursday, May 16, 2024

via Zoom


To attend, please enroll here via Tufts CTSI I LEARN.

For questions and further information, please email

Seminars & Workshops
D&I INTEREST GROUP MEETING: “Looking down the road towards impact” w/ Dr. Douglas Luke

Save the Date and join Tufts CTSI’s Dissemination & Implementation Core for their next D&I Interest Group (DIIG) on Monday, May 20 at 11:00AM!

Douglas Luke, PhD, will present “Looking down the road towards impact: How to conceptualize your research through the Translational Science Benefits Model (TSBM) framework.” In this talk, Dr. Luke will explore the TSBM framework as a powerful tool for researchers to envision the trajectory of their work from conception to real-world impact. Whether you are an early-stage investigator or an established researcher, this talk will provide valuable insights into how you can effectively conceptualize your research to drive meaningful change in healthcare and beyond.