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Ethics Conference on Pediatric Clinical Trials

On June 11, 2013 over 100 research professionals gathered in Kerrigan Auditorium at the Medical College of Wisconsin to attend an ethics conference on pediatric clinical trials. Attendees came from the Medical College of Wisconsin, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Marquette University, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, the...

Novel Ways to Treat Cystic Fibrosis

Cystic fibrosis (CF) is an inherited chronic disease that affects the lungs and digestive system of about 30,000 children and adults in the United States. A defective gene and its protein product cause the body to produce unusually thick, sticky mucus that clogs the lungs...

Bradley W. Taylor, Chief Research Informatics Officer, Medical College of Wisconsin and CTSI
Bradley Taylor Named Chief Research Informatics Officer

Bradley Taylor has been named Chief Research Informatics Officer at the Medical College of Wisconsin, where he leads Biomedical Informatics for the Clinical and Translational Science Institute of Southeast Wisconsin. He and his team integrate information technology systems, electronic health records, clinical databases, and tissue...

2013 Pilot Award and KL2 Recipients Honored at Reception

The 2013 Pilot Grant awardees and Mentored Career Development Award Program (KL2) recipient were recognized at a reception on May 9th. The reception, hosted by CTSI, brought together faculty and staff from all partner institutions, Pilot Awardees, KL2 recipients and institutional leaders. Remarks about the importance...

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...

Arash Babaei, MD, Receives the 2013 KL2 Award

CTSI is pleased to announce the 2013 Mentored Career Development Award (KL2) recipient. This year's award has been granted to Arash Babaei, MD, an Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at the Medical College of Wisconsin. Dr. Babaei has...

Module 4: What are the expectations of the Technology Transfer Office?

The technology transfer office considers you a partner in the process. Both the inventors and the technology transfer office staff have distinct responsibilities. Inventor responsibilities Disclose inventions to the tech transfer office. Assign (or give ownership) of your invention to your employing institution. Submit all relevant data and materials...

Module 3: What is the patenting process?

Download a PowerPoint presentation that outlines the legal aspects of the patent process. How do I protect my invention? First and foremost it is important to protect your invention by filing an application BEFORE publically disclosing your idea. In many cases, public disclosure can kill your chances of...

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.

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