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SoCRA (CCRP) Certification Preparation and Review Course

The Medical College of Wisconsin Office of Research and Clinical Trials Office will sponsor a Society Of Clinical Research Associates (SoCRA) Certification Preparation and Review Course on March 1, 2013 with an exam following the next day, March 2, 2013. The SoCRA Certification Preparation and Review...

Human Subject Research Core Education: Boot Camp

The next Human Subject Research Core Education: Boot Camp will be held on Friday, December 7, 2012 from 8:00am - 4:00pm. 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...

3rd Annual Milwaukee Regional Research Forum

The 3rd Annual Milwaukee Regional Research Forum (MRRF) and Public Policy Forum Viewpoint Luncheon was held on Monday, October 29th at the Crowne Plaza Milwaukee West Hotel. This year’s T. Michael Bolger Awards were presented to Dr. James S. Hyde, MCW, Professor of Biophysics and...

2012 My Genes/My Health Science Café Series Wraps Up

The last two Science Cafés of the My Genes/My Health Series took place in October and November. On October 16th, Cecilia Hillard, PhD led a discussion based on her presentation The Weed Within: Endocannabinoids Regulate Your Mood and Response to Stress. Dr. Hillard discussed new insights into...

Genomics and Personalized Medicine Conference: Analysis and Clinical Implementation

The advanced technologies and capabilities involved in the generation of individual genomic data are rapidly ushering the medical sciences toward exciting new possibilities regarding personalized medical care and preventative medicine, however this is a complex multi-faceted issue. The most effective and productive path for researchers,...

CTSI Director’s Invention Going to Clinical Trial

Reza Shaker, MD, Joseph E. Geenen Professor and Chief, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Senior Associate Dean for Clinical and Translational Research at MCW and CTSI Director has developed a device that is designed to minimize or eliminate symptoms of extraesophageal acid reflux disease (EERD)...

CTSA Tool Shop Webinar on Tissue Information Extraction System

TIES – a tool from the University of Pittsburgh CTSI presented by Rebecca Crowley, M.D., M.S. Are you looking for a method to de-identify & query your data repository – tune in and check out what TIES has to offer! TIES (Tissue Information Extraction System) is an...

CTSI-MSTP Joint Sessions

The CTSI-MSTP joint sessions bring MSTP trainees and K awardees together to create a community of clinical and translational researchers. The objectives of the sessions are to provide insight into clinical and translational process and to provide the MSTP trainees and K awardees an opportunity...

Bridge Building Workshop for Improving Community Health

On October 2nd almost 100 participants representing over 40 disciplines gathered at the UWM School of Continuing Education for a one-day workshop hosted by the CTSI’s Community Engagement Program. Thomas Concannon, PhD, Health Services Researcher, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies at Tufts Medical...

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