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Frequently Asked Questions

Where are the main Mayo Clinic CTSA offices located?

Mayo Clinic's CTSA team is located on Plummer 3-02 — directly across from the elevators.

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Who can use the services of the CTSA?

The staff, facilities and resources of the CTSA are available to everyone involved in research at Mayo Clinic. In particular, the CTSA seeks to support the career development and research projects of young investigators in the early stages of their careers, who may not have established, extramurally funded research programs or extensive institutional funding.

Some programs have eligibility and pre-approval requirements, but consultative services are open to all researchers. Resource allocation decisions are focused on the potential for attracting future extramural funding and developing young investigators as well as scientific merit and feasibility.

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How do I make an appointment to visit with someone in the CTSA?

You can send a general inquiry by completing the Contact CTSA form or by contacting the CTSA Service Center at 507-255-7101.

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Can someone answer questions about JMP statistical software?

Yes. BERD statisticians can answer many common JMP questions. Call 507-255-7101 to request an appointment.

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Can I take a JMP software class?

Yes. JMP classes are offered quarterly.

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If I plan to have funds available for statistical analysis, how can I identify a statistician and get a budget estimate?

Complete and submit the intake form from the Department of Health Sciences Research (note: you must be on the Mayo network to access this form).

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How do I cite Mayo Clinic's CTSA in a publication?

Visit the Citing CTSA in Publications page.

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When are the deadlines announced for CTSA intramural funding opportunities?

Deadlines for the current year are posted on the Web page for each funding opportunity. Requests for applications are distributed approximately two months before a deadline.

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