KL2 Mentored Career Development Award (K12)

Past Awards

The CCTSI is pleased to announce the KL2 (K12) Research Scholar Awards. Awardees will receive up to three years of Mentored Career Development funding in clinical translational research. These positions are funded by the NIH/NCRR grant to the CCTSI and a few additional positions are funded by Children's Hospital Colorado (denoted with an *).

Awardee NameDepartmentStart DateMentors
Wei Perng, PhD, MPHEpidemiology 2/1/2020Dana Dabelea, MD, PhD & Deborah Glueck, PhD
Bradley Haverkos, MD, MPHMedicine/Hematology12/1/2019Eduardo Davila, PhD & Craig Jordan, PhD
Caroline Hall, MD, PhDPediatrics/Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition12/1/2019Sean Colgan, PhD & Edwin de Zoeten, MD,PhD
Anastacia Garcia, PhDPediatrics/Cardiology12/15/2019Shelley Miyamoto, MD & Carmen Sucharov, PhD
Michelle H. Leppert, MDNeurology/Neurohospitalist-Stroke12/1/2019P. Michael Ho, MD, PhD & Cathy Bradley, PhD
Elizabeth Thomas, MDMedicine/Endocrinology, Metabolism & Diabetes1/1/2019Marc Cornier, MD & Vicki Catenacci, MD
Kimberley Bruce, PhDMedicine/Endocrinology, Metabolism & Diabetes11/1/2018Robert Eckel, MD & Wendy Macklin, PhD
Amy G. Feldman, MD MSCSDepartment of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition11/1/2018Ronald J. Sokol, MD & Allison Kempe, MD
Vanessa Sherk, PhDMedicine/Endocrinology, Metabolism & Diabetes12/1/2017Paul MacLean, PhD & Philip Zeitler, MD, PhD
Elizabeth Wellberg, PhDPathology12/1/2017Paul MacLean, PhD & Peter Kabos, MD
Elena Shagisultanova, MD, PhDMedicine/Medical Oncology2/1/2017Virginia Borges, MD and Peter Kabos, MD
Yael Aschner, MDMedicine/Pulmonary Sciences and Critical Care Medicine12/1/2016Gregory Downey, MD and Ellen Burnham, MD
Nicholas G. Cost, M.D.Department of Surgery, Divisions of Urology and Pediatric Urology12/1/2016Duncan T. Wilcox, MD and Anna Malykhina, PhD
James A. Feinstein, MD MPHDepartment of Pediatrics, Division of General Pediatrics12/1/2016Allison Kempe, MD, MPH and Robert J. Valuck, PhD
Mehdi Fini, MDDepartment of Medicine/Pulmonary10/1/2014Kurt Stenmark, MD and Richard Johnson, MD
Brian Berman, MDDepartment of Medicine/Neurology10/1/2014Jason Tregellas, PhD and Maureen Leehey, MD
Mark Jeong, MDDepartment of Medicine/Cardiology10/1/2014Peter Buttrick, MD and Timothy McKinsey, PhD
Traci Lyons, PhDMedicine/Medical Oncology2/1/2014Pepper Schedin, PhD and Virgina Borges, MD, MMSc
Todd Hankinson, MD, MBAPediatric Neurosurgery12/1/2013Lia Gore, MD and Nicholas Foreman, MB, ChB
Roberta Capp, MD, MHSEmergency Medicine12/1/2013David West, PhD and Adit Ginde, MD, MPH
Emily DeBoer, MDMedicine/Pediatric Pulmonary12/1/2013Robin Deterding, MD and David Lynch, MD
Amy Huebschmann, MDGeneral Internal Medicine10/1/2011Judith G. Regensteiner, PhD and Andrea Dunn, PhD
Shaodong Dai, PhDImmunology10/1/2011Andrew Fontenot, MD and John Kappler, PhD
Magdalena Gorska, MD, PhDAllergy and Clinical Immunology10/1/2011Rafeul Alam, MD, PhD and Richard Martin, MD
Sophie Fillon, PhD*Pediatrics/Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition9/1/2010Glenn T. Furuta, MD and Norman Pace, PhD
Benzi Kluger, MD, MSGeneral Internal Medicine9/1/2010Donald Rojas, PhD and Maureen Leehey, MD
Katherine Lee, PhD*Pediatrics/ Infectious Diseases9/1/2010Myron Levin, MD and Wenbo Zhou, PhD
David Nichols, MDPediatrics, Medicine, Pediatric Pulmonology9/1/2010Carl White, MD and Jerry Nick, MD
Karin Hoth, PhDPsychosocial Medicine7/1/2009Fred Wamboldt, MD and James Crapo, MD
Timothy J. Bernard, MD, MPH*Pediatrics, Section of Pediatric Neurology1/1/2009Marilyn Manco-Johnson, MD and Neil Goldenberg, MD, PhD
Wei Tan, PhD*Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics and the Center for Bioengineering1/1/2009Robin Shandas, PhD and Kurt Stenmark, MD
Adit A. Ginde, MD, MPHSurgery, Division of Emergency Medicine10/1/2008E. Rand Sutherland, MD, MPH and Richard J. Martin, MD
Katrina S. Maluf, PT, PhDPhysical Medicine & Rehabilitation in the Division of Physical Therapy10/1/2008Wendy Kohrt, PhD and Robert Spencer, PhD
Shama Ahmad, PhDPediatrics, Pulmonary Division10/1/2008Carl W. White, MD and Susan D. Reynolds, PhD
Nichole E. Carlson, PhDBiostatistics and Informatics10/1/2008Wendy Kohrt, PhD and Gary Grunwald, PhD