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The conduct of clinical research in rare diseases is essential. Despite their rarity, many fundamental advances in medicine have come from the study of rare diseases and these have benefited common diseases. In order to assure the future of this research, the training of the next...

Christopher P. Austin, M.D. was named director of NCATS, effective September 23, 2012. Dr. Austin’s new NCATS role was announced by NIH Director Francis S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D., at the inaugural meetings of the NCATS Advisory Council and Cures Acceleration Network (CAN) Review Board. Austin...

Community Engagement in Research (CEnR) and Comparative Effectiveness Research (CER) The Community Engagement Key Function of the Clinical and Translational Science Institute will host a one-day workshop on Tuesday, October 2nd from 8:00am to 4:00pm at the UWM School of Continuing Education. The purpose of this workshop...

Establishing research collaborations between institutions The Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) in partnership with the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW), the MCW Biotechnology and Bioengineering Center (BBC) and the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM) hosted the UWM Innovation Park Discussion/Reception on Thursday, July 12th at the...

Have you ever wondered what a protein looks like? Do you know that the human body is made up of 25,000 proteins? Do you know that proteins fold to a specific shape and when you have a fever they begin to unfold? Have you ever...

CTSI and the MCW Department of Ophthalmology invite you to attend the Eye Institute's Annual Symposium, Ophthalmology Innovation 2012: Why We Do What We Do – Clinical Trials and the Evidence that Guides Us, on Saturday September 22nd, from 7:30 am to 3:00 p.m. in the...

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If you ask Dr. Ty Carroll what he liked most about his experience leading a Science Café discussion, he will tell you it was the interactive nature of it. The Science Café in which Dr. Carroll participated was about diabetes and kicked off the Health...

On Monday, July 9th CTSI participated in the MCW New Faculty Orientation. During the morning session, Dr. Reza Shaker, Senior Associate Dean for Clinical and Translational Science and CTSI Director welcomed incoming faculty and provided a brief description of CTSI and the services offered to...

CTSI, The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and the institutions of the Southeast Wisconsin High Performance Cyberinfrastructure invite all local researchers and students to attend a week of free training on the use of cloud computing for scientific research July 30 - August 3, 2012. The course will...

CTSI and its partnering institutions collaborated with Concordia University School of Pharmacy to sponsor the Drug Development Collaborative Workshop- Forming Drug Discovery Partnerships. Over 110 participants from 20 different organizations attended the workshop on May 31st in the Alumni Center at the Medical College of...

CTSI is sponsoring a new elective course in the Master's Program in Clinical and Translational Science. Introduction to Community Engagement: Principles of Community Engagement and Community Engagement in Research is an online course that begins in Fall 2012. Scientific research informs choices about health, policy and...

Join us on Thursday, July 12th from 4:00-6:00pm at the Medical College of Wisconsin, Health Research Center Room 1210 for the UWM Innovation Park Discussion/Reception. This event is a great opportunity to establish research collaborations between institutions. We look forward to lively discussions among colleagues....

CTSI announces the 2013 Call for Research Proposals for the Pilot and Collaborative Clinical and Translational Research Grants. The fundamental goal of this RFA is to stimulate clinical and translational research among the institutions that comprise the Clinical and Translational Institute of Southeast Wisconsin. The...

On April 25th the CTSI Translational Research Units (TRUs) presented on infrastructural support for the conduct of clinical and translational research at the Human Research Professionals Monthly Meeting. Carlos De La Peña, MBBS, MBA, MHA, CTSI Admistrator and Tom Aufderheide, MD, Director of the TRUs...

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The next Human Subject Research Core Education: Boot Camp will be held on Friday, June 8, 2012. Hurry and Register! Class size is limited to 30 attendees. This educational event will provide resources to the human research team member in the coordinator role that will expedite...

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