T3: Trainee Tracking Tool

T3 is a web-based application developed by the Office of Biomedical Graduate Education (OBGE) to document and monitor progress of trainees enrolled in SoM biomedical research PhD programs.

Key T3 Features

  • Captures critical elements of the training experience:
    • lab rotations
    • affiliation with faculty mentor
    • preliminary examination
    • annual committee meetings
    • dissertation defense
    • ┬áprofessional development
  • Allows for transparency of expectations for students and faculty
  • Provides clear, consistent, and standardized metrics for evaluating trainee development and progress toward degree
  • Utilizes competency-based learning assessment for major milestone events
  • Provides detailed information about available research mentors, including research interests, mentoring philosophy, mentor training, and availability
  • Provides ongoing data collection