04 Nov Translational Opportunities Panel (TOP)

In order to foster translation of novel inventions into practice in the community, the Clinical and Translational Science Institute in collaboration with the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Marquette University, the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Milwaukee School of Engineering and the Biotechnology and Bioengineering...

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14 May Intellectual Property Video Learning Modules

Have you discovered something? Do you know the patenting process? Inventions can have tremendous commercial value if appropriately evaluated, nurtured, and supported. However, most scientists and physicians do not always have the knowledge necessary to take an idea from original discovery through the licensing and commercialization...

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20 Mar TRU Research Nursing Services

The research nurses at the CTSI Adult Translational Research Unit (TRU) are a part of an optimal clinical research environment for both, research participants and translational investigators. The nursing staff has expertise to support protocol implementation and provide care for research participants while ensuring their...

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20 Feb Spring 2013 Science Café Series

The dates are set for the spring 2013 Science Café series. Mark your calendars and join us on: March 19th - Obesity and Lifestyle Modifications April 16th - Alzheimers and Dementias May 21st - BioMedical Technology Advancements June 18th - Breast cancer: Screening and Prevention The location for this series...

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13 Apr CTSI Translational Research Units: Infrastructural support for the conduct of clinical and translational research

Join CTSI at the next Human Research Professionals Monthly Meeting On Wednesday, April 25th the Human Research Professionals Monthly Meeting will feature the CTSI Translational Research Units (TRUs). Carlos De La Peña, CTSI Administrator, Ed Minter, Manager TRUs and Laura Becker, Interim Director CRI, Manager P-TRU...

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20 Jan Faculty Collaboration Database (FCD)

The Faculty Collaboration Database (FCD) is a collection of profiles of MCW faculty and is funded by the Office of Research, Medical College of Wisconsin and the Clinical and Translational Institute of Southeast Wisconsin (CTSI).  As of 2011 CTSI faculty at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee...

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12 Jan CTSI Bionutrition and Body Composition Lab

Nutrition plays an undeniable role in many of the chronic illnesses researchers work hard to prevent, treat and cure.  Through nutritional genomics, we have learned diet substituents metabolize differently depending on genetic variations and investigations have begun into how diets can cause genetic variations, many...

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12 Jan CTSI Wiki

The CTSI Wiki is a place where CTSI members tasks with continued progress and development can connect, communicate and collaborate with each other. It breaks down information barriers that can exist between teams, departments and individuals and removes geographic barriers too.  As a central location...

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22 Dec Coordinated IRB Review

As key partners in the CTSI of Southeast Wisconsin, the IRBs have been working on making the IRB review process between institutions more efficient. A pathway for considering a coordinated IRB review has been developed for research that will be conducted at more than one...

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12 Dec Research Participant Advocate

The Research Participant Advocate (RPA) is available to assist in protecting the safety and confidentiality of the research participants who volunteer for clinical studies. The RPA is a resource for potential research volunteers and a liaison and consultant to research teams. Learn more...

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12 Dec Grant Writing Assistance for New Investigators

The Clinical and Translational Research Support Office (CTRSO) offers assistance to new investigators writing research grant applications.  The services provided range from helping the investigator begin the process to reviewing and editing grammar, spelling, syntax as necessary.  Learn more...

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22 Nov Spotlight on the MSOE Rapid Prototyping Center

Researchers and clinicians within the CTSI have access to a unique and valuable resource for their prototyping needs. Rapid prototyping allows for the automatic fabrication of an object directly from a Computer Aided Design (CAD) data source using manufacturing techniques.  The Rapid Prototyping Center (RPC) at...

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