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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.


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.

SECIM team at UF

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.


FDA and HCV-TARGET team up to help doctors and patients optimize hepatitis C therapy

Published: Aug 30th, 2013

As doctors prepare to manage an influx of new hepatitis C patients and treatment options, a collaboration among academia, industry and the FDA is poised to deliver real-world data that can help.

Leadership of the UF Personalized Medicine Program

UF Health receives $3.7 million to bring genomic medicine to more Floridians

Published: Jul 1st, 2013

This NIH grant, awarded by the National Human Genome Research Institute, will advance the CTSI-led Personalized Medicine Program to more patients and health care providers across Florida.

National CTSA Consortium

Accelerating Discoveries Toward Better Health

Published: Apr 10th, 2013

The UF CTSI is funded in part by the National Institutes of Health’s Clinical and Translational Science Award program, which is led by the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences and supports a consortium of 62 leading medical research institutions.

HealthStreet Community Health Worker

CTSA Sentinel Network study: Health research perceptions among underrepresented groups

Published: Apr 3rd, 2013

In interviews with nearly 6,000 residents of five U.S. cities, African-Americans were more likely than other racial and ethnic groups to express an interest in participating in medical research.

UF Academic Health Center Integrated Data Repository

CTSI Resource Spotlight: Integrated Data Repository

Published: Mar 7th, 2013

The IDR securely collects and organizes data from across UF Health’s clinical and research enterprises. Using the i2b2 Limited Data Set, researchers can query the IDR to identify cohort counts for grant proposals, clinical trials and IRB protocols.


Our Continuously Learning Health System

Published: Dec 13th, 2012

Four initiatives championed by the UF CTSI – UF Consent2Share, the UF Health Integrated Data Repository, the CTSI Biorepository and HealthStreet – are discussed in On the Same Page.