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Therapeutics for Rare and Neglected Diseases – Opportunities for Collaboration

The National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS) is announcing an open opportunity to submit proposals to collaborate with the Therapeutics for Rare and Neglected Diseases (TRND) program. The TRND program performs preclinical and early clinical development of new drugs for rare and neglected tropical diseases,...

Fall 2013 Methods in Grant Preparation Seminar Series

Are you or will you be writing one or more grant proposals? Do you want to learn how to identify funding opportunities, write a successful NIH grant, and about the NIH review process? Methods in Grant Preparation is a seminar series directed by David Harder, PhD,...

CTSI Announces Innovations in Healthcare Delivery Initiative Award Recipients

Sponsored by CTSI and Medical College Physicians (MCP), Integrating Research into the Clinical Practice: Innovations in Healthcare Delivery Initiative Grants focus on discovery and the application of scientific findings into real-world settings to improve quality of care, solve complex health related problems, and improve healthcare...

Congratulations to the 2013 Graduates

Through its Education and Training Program, CTSI offers programs that provide the appropriate training to enhance research careers. CTSI congratulates the 14 students who earned their degrees in the Master of Science in Clinical and Translational Science, PhD in Basic and Translational Science and PhD...

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...

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