Chicagoland CTSA Shared Resources

The Chicagoland Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) Institutes, Northwestern University, University of Chicago and University of Illinois at Chicago, are committed to facilitating greater integration and coordination across the institutes to provide seamless access to all relevant resources for translational researchers. Below is a list of resources and services that investigators and research staff at Chicagoland CTSA institutes have access to. Majority of the resources and services listed below are offered at no charge or at the internal rate to Chicagoland CTSA affiliates. Please refer to each Institute’s Point of Contact for additional information and assistance.

Northwestern University Clinical and Translational Sciences (NUCATS) Institute

Point of Contact for NUCATS resources and services: NUCATS Institute (

The University of Chicago Institute for Translational Medicine (ITM)

Point of Contact for UChicago ITM resources and services: Sara Serritella (

University of Illinois at Chicago Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCTS)

Point of Contact for UIC CCTS resources and services: Lauren Walsh (