The Center for the Advancement of Team Science, Analytics and Systems Thinking in Health Services and Implementation Science Research (CATALYST)

CATALYST is a College of Medicine research center focused on advancing research and discovery at Ohio State in the delivery of health services across the continuum of care using a Team Science approach. The vision of CATALYST is to develop the infrastructure necessary to ensure extramural funding, improve the quality of scholarship, develop faculty in the areas of health services and implementation science research, and increase the educational capacity of the institution while serving to extend the research, education, and clinical enterprises of the COM. Through CATALYST, faculty investigators and research staff all have access to technical support including personal computers, the campus-wide network and software to support analysis. All members of CATALYST have individual offices as well as shared collaborative space to facilitate group efforts. Please visit the CATALYST website: for more information regarding our specific projects and research focus.