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Christopher P. Austin Named New NCATS Director

Christopher P. Austin, M.D. was named director of NCATS, effective September 23, 2012. Dr. Austin’s new NCATS role was announced by NIH Director Francis S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D., at the inaugural meetings of the NCATS Advisory Council and Cures Acceleration Network (CAN) Review Board. Austin...

Bridge Building Workshop for Improving Community Health

Community Engagement in Research (CEnR) and Comparative Effectiveness Research (CER) The Community Engagement Key Function of the Clinical and Translational Science Institute will host a one-day workshop on Tuesday, October 2nd from 8:00am to 4:00pm at the UWM School of Continuing Education. The purpose of this workshop...

UWM Innovation Park Discussion/Reception

Establishing research collaborations between institutions The Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) in partnership with the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW), the MCW Biotechnology and Bioengineering Center (BBC) and the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM) hosted the UWM Innovation Park Discussion/Reception on Thursday, July 12th at the...

New Science Café Series Begins!

Have you ever wondered what a protein looks like? Do you know that the human body is made up of 25,000 proteins? Do you know that proteins fold to a specific shape and when you have a fever they begin to unfold? Have you ever...

Eye Institute Annual Symposium

CTSI and the MCW Department of Ophthalmology invite you to attend the Eye Institute's Annual Symposium, Ophthalmology Innovation 2012: Why We Do What We Do – Clinical Trials and the Evidence that Guides Us, on Saturday September 22nd, from 7:30 am to 3:00 p.m. in the...

Mentor a SMART Team – Dr. Bienengraeber’s Experience

The MSOE SMART (Students Modeling A Research Topic) Teams program is currently recruiting mentors. Mentors can be graduate students, postdocs, research associates or faculty members. The program provides researchers with an opportunity to connect with the education community in a fun and exciting way. Researchers...

Science Cafés – A Scientist’s Perspective

If you ask Dr. Ty Carroll what he liked most about his experience leading a Science Café discussion, he will tell you it was the interactive nature of it. The Science Café in which Dr. Carroll participated was about diabetes and kicked off the Health...

CTSI Participates in MCW New Faculty Orientation

On Monday, July 9th CTSI participated in the MCW New Faculty Orientation. During the morning session, Dr. Reza Shaker, Senior Associate Dean for Clinical and Translational Science and CTSI Director welcomed incoming faculty and provided a brief description of CTSI and the services offered to...

Using Cloud Computing for Scientific Research

CTSI, The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and the institutions of the Southeast Wisconsin High Performance Cyberinfrastructure invite all local researchers and students to attend a week of free training on the use of cloud computing for scientific research July 30 - August 3, 2012. The course will...

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