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Obesity Research Alliance 2017-2018 seminars start Oct. 24

Published: Jul 17th, 2017

The University of Florida Obesity Research Alliance will bring several renowned researchers to campus starting in October to discuss findings, exchange ideas, and keep UF’s diverse, multidisciplinary community of obesity researchers informed about […]

Congratulations to our Spring 2017 Mentor Academy participants!

Published: Jun 21st, 2017

Launched in 2013, the CTSI Mentor Academy has produced more than 50 Master Mentors from nine colleges throughout the University of Florida.

New certificate program prepares biomedical scientists for careers as educators

Published: Jun 21st, 2017

A nine-credit certificate program offered in Fall 2017 will prepare biomedical scientists for careers as faculty with teaching, research and mentoring responsibilities. The online courses in the Biomedical Scientist as […]

Certificate short courses for those seeking a career in the bioscience industry

Published: Jun 9th, 2017

These certificate short courses for those seeking a career in the bioscience industry are based at Biotility, at the University of Florida Center of Excellence for Regenerative Health Biotechnology in […]

CTSI director and patient partner discuss hepatitis C treatment effectiveness in PCORI-funded study

Published: Jun 8th, 2017

David R. Nelson, MD, director of the University of Florida Clinical and Translational Science Institute, and patient partner Summer Wadsworth are embarking on a PCORI-funded study to compare the effectiveness of the two most widely used drugs to treat hepatitis C: Harvoni and Zepatier.

HealthStreet featured in Gainesville Sun

HealthStreet featured in Gainesville Sun

Published: May 8th, 2017

HealthStreet, a community-engaged program of the CTSI, was featured in the Gainesville Sun and Gainesville magazine in April. HealthStreet’s mission is to reduce disparities in healthcare and research. Visit the […]

UF clinical research professionals take home international association’s Chapter Excellence Award

Published: May 3rd, 2017

The North Central Florida chapter of the Association of Clinical Research Professionals earned the association’s highest honor, a 2017 Chapter Excellence Award, at its annual meeting last week.

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From ER physician to translational scientist: UF CTSI featured by NCATS, Post

Published: Mar 27th, 2017

UF Health physician Faheem Guirgis and the UF CTSI’s Translational Workforce Development Program were featured in the March NCATS newsletter.

Janice Krieger receives $3 million grant for research to help increase colorectal cancer screening

Published: Feb 28th, 2017

Janice Krieger and a team of researchers have been awarded a $3 million grant to test the efficiency of using virtual technology to increase colorectal cancer screening among rural and minority patients.

Introducing the new Office of Clinical Research

Published: Feb 16th, 2017

Read the UF Administrative Memo announcing the new Office of Clinical Research.