Duane Mitchell, M.D., Ph.D., has been appointed as co-chair of the Clinical and Translational Science Awards, or CTSA, Program Steering Committee.
Stephanie Staras, M..S.P.H., Ph.D., a researcher and University of Florida faculty member, aims to reduce HPV related cancer risk by addressing multiple barriers to vaccination in rural areas with the help of a $4 million, five-year National Institutes of Health grant that began in September 2022.
“Mendy” Elizabeth C. Dunn, MSN, RN has been named the Associate Director of Clinical Research. Dunn will oversee CTSI’s service center and clinical research center. In this role, she will support investigators and their associates by developing and improving services offered by the CTSI. In her previous role…
CTSI associate director and director of its Diversity and Cultural Competence Council, Tiffany Danielle Chisholm Pineda, leads a presentation on justice-fueled change in this ACTS Professional Development Roundtable.
During The V Foundation for Cancer Research’s “V Week,” ESPN and ABC have aired videos highlighting UF Health’s efforts to fight brain cancer.
Scientists at UF Scripps Biomedical Research have developed a potential medicine for a leading cause of ALS and dementia that works by eliminating disease-causing segments of RNA. The compound restored the health of neurons in the lab and rescued mice with the disease.
Research spotlight focuses on Dr. Duane Mitchell, winner of the 2022 Clinical Science Research Award.
Joe G.N. “Skip” Garcia, M.D., has been named associate vice president for research at UF Health, the University of Florida’s academic health center, and the inaugural Herbert A. Wertheim Professor of Inflammation Science, effective Jan. 5, 2023.
The National Institutes of Health announced this fall a new program to expand the use of artificial intelligence in biomedical and behavioral research. The Bridge2AI program will help develop tools, resources and rich data to improve AI research and healthcare.
Letter of Intent Deadline: Monday, October 31, 2022 by 5:00 PM ESTFull Application Deadline: Monday, November 28th, 2022 by 5:00 PM EST The UF CTSI Learning Health System Program is pleased to invite applications for Translational Pilot…