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Members of the CTSI Mentor Academy

CTSI welcomes inaugural Mentor Academy members

Published: Jul 8th, 2014

The CTSI congratulates the first nine investigators to join the CTSI Mentor Academy following completion of the academy’s 2013-14 Master Mentor Program.

Janice L. Krieger, Ph.D.

CTSI welcomes Dr. Janice Krieger as director of translational communication research

Published: Jun 23rd, 2014

An expert on health and interpersonal communication, Dr. Krieger will join the UF College of Journalism and Communications on July 1. She will direct the college’s new STEM Translational Communication Program, a preeminence initiative that will build on the groundwork laid by the CTSI Communications Research Program.

Bill Hogan, M.D., director of bioinformatics

CTSI welcomes Dr. William R. Hogan as director of biomedical informatics

Published: Jun 12th, 2014

Dr. Hogan will develop the CTSI’s Biomedical Informatics Program through strategic planning and key faculty hires, as well as through facilitating collaboration among researchers and the creation of new educational programming.

Dr. Elizabeth Shenkman and Dr. David Nelson

Statewide vision for health research advances with $1.6 million grant

Published: Jun 11th, 2014

The Florida Department of Health awarded $1.6 million to UF to help establish a statewide network that will more quickly bring the benefits of health research to more than 9 million patients in all of Florida’s 67 counties.

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Translational Science Casting Call

Published: May 8th, 2014

Ever wonder how scientific discoveries make it to your doctor’s office? Translational science orchestrates each stage of that journey. Find out how you can get involved!

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CTSI’s UF Health Personalized Medicine Program successfully implements genomic medicine program

Published: May 7th, 2014

A review of the program’s first year in the March edition of the American Journal of Medical Genetics demonstrates the successful implementation of process for genetic testing that helps cardiologists in the treatment of heart catheterization patients.

Dr. David R. Nelson and patient

CTSI Director David R. Nelson receives Top 10 Clinical Research Achievement Award

Published: Apr 11th, 2014

The Clinical Research Forum presented the award to Dr. Nelson at the forum’s annual meeting and award ceremony in Washington, D.C., on April 9-10.

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UF Health projects create new opportunities for patients to help shape research priorities

Published: Mar 12th, 2014

Four UF research teams will engage stakeholders in nine-month projects focused on autism, COPD, dental emergencies and obesity disparities.

Students and faculty discuss their work at a poster session during CTSI Research Day 2013.

UF CTSI Year in Review

Published: Jan 29th, 2014

Read about the CTSI’s 2013 accomplishments as highlighted in the January columns of On the Same Page by Dr. David S. Guzick, UF senior vice president for health affairs and president of UF Health.

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NIH grant expands UF CTSI metabolomics cores into regional center

Published: Sep 18th, 2013

With a five-year, $9 million grant from the National Institutes of Health, the Southeast Center for Integrated Metabolomics will help chart the course of biomedical discovery in the newest of the “-omics” frontiers.