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Call for Nominees – Dean’s Award for Clinical & Translational Science

The Dean's Award in Clinical & Translational Science was created to recognize MCW faculty and staff who have made a significant contribution to advancing translational science. The Award will be presented at the MCW Convocation Ceremony on September 10th. Please take a moment to nominate...

New NIH Opportunity for Translational Research Pilot Centers for Precision Disease Modeling

This funding opportunity announcement (FOA) encourages Cooperative Agreement (U54) applications from institutions/organizations for Pilot Centers for Precision Disease Modeling which will establish demonstration pipelines for pre-clinical scientific discovery, disease modeling and development of interventions based on innovative animal models, which eventually will be integrated into...

Discovery Radio – Episode #3 – Autism & Teens

Autism and autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) are on the rise. What we don't know is if they are actually increasing, or if we are simply better at recognizing the issue. On this episode of CTSI Discovery Radio, we'll talk about autism in teens and how researchers are trying to...

Call for Research Proposals – CRI Pilot Innovative Awards

Children’s Research Institute is pleased to announce Request for Proposals for funds to address pediatric-focused research and stimulate a team approach to science. Funds are to be awarded in four areas, each aligned with a Children’s Research Institute research unit: Infection, Inflammation and Immunity Developmental Genetics and...

CTSI Prepares for Renewal with Collaboration and Continuous Evaluation

[box class="boxcite"]"We partner with academic investigators such as those at the Medical College of Wisconsin, other academic organizations, disease foundations, biotech and pharma companies to work on the well known road blocks that prevent this efficiency from happening. And, then we develop new ways to...

Applications Sought to Access Biospecimens to Advance Research on Heart Disease & Diabetes

The Indiana Clinical and Translational Science Institute is calling for applications from CTSA investigators to access biospecimens to advance research on coronary artery disease and type 2 diabetes. Specimens are available from Fairbanks Institute for Healthy Communities, a non-profit organization that operates INbank, which contains biological samples are linked with...

Discovery Radio – Episode #2 – PTSD

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is not a new condition, but how we have started to recognize it and help our returning service men and women cope with it is. On this episode of CTSI Discovery Radio, hear how the answers to relieving the anxiety of...

Celebrating the 2014 Pilot and KL2 Awards

On Tuesday, May 27th the Clinical & Translational Science Institute of Southeast Wisconsin (CTSI) celebrated the 2014 Pilot & Collaborative Clinical and Translational Research Grants as well as the Mentored Career Development (KL2) Awards. Hosted by Dr. Reza Shaker, MD, Senior Associate Dean and Director...

Discovery Radio – Episode #1 – Probiotics for Heart Health

Discovery Radio welcomes Dr. Chris Austin from the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Science (NCATS) in Washington, DC. Plus, you'll hear from our guest Dr. John Baker of the Medical College of Wisconsin on the topic of how probiotics are not only good for your digestion, but could potentially save you...

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