Welcome to CTSI Insider, the newsletter of the Clinical & Translational Science Institute of Southeast Wisconsin. In this issue you will find news and announcements, including upcoming opportunities and events, and research trainings, as well as an overview of services available to support you.
CTSI + You
CTSI is here to serve you! We offer a variety of resources and services to augment the myriad of research infrastructure options available to research teams across CTSI partner institutions.
CTSI offers more than 20 different services and resources all aimed at supporting you and your clinical and translational research. These include recruitment and study support services offered through our Clinical Trials Office and Adult Translational Research Unit, Biomedical Informatics consulting services, Biostatistical consults and mini-grants, research process improvement consults, and research funding available through our Pilot Translational & Clinical Studies program.
On October 8-10th, 2018 the Clinical & Translational Science Institute of Southeast Wisconsin and Child Advancement Network (CAN), led by Dr. Doriel Ward, Principal Investigator and Executive Director, held the first Mind in the Making Institute led by Erin Ramsey of the Bezos Family Foundation and graciously funded by the Herzfeld Foundation. The overarching goal of CAN is to narrow the achievement gap in southeast Wisconsin by building partnerships, coalitions, and collective ownership with various community stakeholders. This is done by building communities of practice and ensuring that every child is 4-K ready. ... Read More
The TRU continues to implement changes as part of the restructuring process that we started earlier in 2018. Strategic Update meetings were held in September-October to share feedback from the initial Town Hall Meetings in February-March and results of the ... Read More
Meet researchers, scholars, and students engaging in research across the CTSI.
Being a CTSI TL1 scholar has been a unique and valuable experience which has cultivated my development as a translational researcher. As a third-year doctoral student in Marquette University’s Clinical Psychology program, I am responsible for graduate coursework, clinical practicum, managing a research lab, working as a teaching assistant for ... Read More
Greetings, my name is Kenyon Proby. I have been a part of CTSI’s 500 Stars Program for two years. CTSI has opened my eyes to the world of science in a way that I would have never imagined, through research. There are many issues in the world, such as cancer ... Read More
CTSI Team Highlights
Meet the staff and faculty working to support you and your research.
Brandon Berens joined the CTSI Clinical Trials Office (CTO) two years ago as a clinical research coordinator. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in microbiology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Recently, Brandon became a Certified Clinical Research Coordinator (CCRC) through the national Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) certification ... Read More
The Clinical & Translational Science Institute of Southeast Wisconsin congratulates Bradley Taylor, CTSI Chief Research Informatics Officer, on his selection into the inaugural class of 130 Fellows with the American Medical Informatics Association’s (AMIA) newly established FAMIA Applied Informatics Recognition Program. The program is established to recognize AMIA members who ... Read More
When a research scientist’s work revealed that kids today are losing their passion for learning, she took action to address this critical issue in child development. On today’s show, discover how her research lead first to a best-selling book, and ... Read More
NIH Funding Acknowledgment:Important Reminder – Please acknowledge the NIH when publishing papers, patents, projects, and presentations resulting from the use of CTSI resources by including the NIH Funding Acknowledgement.