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The Year in Review: UF CTSI Accomplishments in 2016

Published: Jan 30th, 2017

The UF CTSI’s 2016 accomplishments, recapped below, were included in the two-part January issue of On the Same Page.

Metaphors help patients understand clinical trials, Recruitment Center co-director’s research shows

Published: Jan 25th, 2017

Metaphors are a powerful tool for communicating important and complex information. Metaphors can help researchers communicate with patients about clinical trials, according to new research by Dr. Janice Krieger, director […]

UF CTSI researchers to help integrate patient-reported outcomes in electronic health records

Published: Dec 21st, 2016

A $6.3 million National Institutes of Health grant, awarded to a coalition of universities including the University of Florida, will make it easier to use information that patients provide about […]

Apply for the 2017-18 Translational Pilot Program

Published: Dec 8th, 2016

The UF Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) is pleased to invite applications for the Translational Pilot Program, which provides up to $50,000 for projects with “learning health system” approaches […]

New Spring 2017 course, “So You Want to Be a Professor”, for graduate and postdoctoral students

Published: Nov 16th, 2016

Part of the Translational Workforce Development Program, a new course offered in Spring 2017 will assist graduate and postdoctoral students in conceptualizing their role as a college and university faculty […]

Dr. Larisa Cavallari

UF CTSI program multisite study links genetic test to better outcomes in heart stent patients

Published: Nov 16th, 2016

The UF Health Personalized Medicine Program, part of the UF CTSI, led a recent study supported by NIH’s Implementing Genomics in Practice (IGNITE) Network that showed a quick, precise genetic […]

CTSI collaboration contributed to gene-therapy program

Published: Oct 10th, 2016

A researcher at the University of Florida has received a $750,000 grant for the development of a gene therapy program aimed at treating Friedreich’s ataxia, a progressive, debilitating and life-shortening neuromuscular […]

Submit an Abstract to the Rita Kobb Nursing Informatics Symposium

Submit an Abstract to the Rita Kobb Nursing Informatics Symposium

Published: Sep 27th, 2016

The UF College of Nursing is pleased to invite submissions for the 2017 Rita Kobb Nursing Informatics Symposium, to be held Feb 3, 2017. Through lectures and posters, the symposium will […]

New Ph.D. in Biomedical Informatics Approved

Published: Sep 27th, 2016

The Department of Health Outcomes & Policy’s Ph.D. in Medical Sciences with a concentration in Biomedical Informatics was approved by the UF Graduate School on September 15. Led by Bill Hogan, M.D., […]

2016-2017 Educational Scholarship Program Workshops

Published: Sep 7th, 2016

The Educational Scholarship Program (ESP) presents the following series of educational research skills development seminars during the UF 2016-2017 academic year. This seminar series is intended to provide knowledge necessary to […]