Town Halls

Monday, dec. 4 | 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. | CTRB 2161 & 2162, zOOM

2023 UF+FSU CTSA Hub Town Hall

Join us for a special town hall presentation highlighting Innovative Next Steps in Gaining Health Improvements Through Translational Science, or INSiGHTs, across the UF+FSU CTSA Hub.

An exterior shot of the CTRB in midday

Keynote Presenters

CTSI Director

Duane Mitchell, MD, PhD

Assistant Vice President For Research | University Of Florida | Associate Dean – UF College Of Medicine

Duane Mitchell, MD, PhD


Elizabeth Shenkman, PhD

Department Chair and Professor | Department of Health Outcomes and Biomedical Informatics | UF College of Medicine

Elizabeth A. Shenkman, Ph.D.


Jing Wang, PhD

Dean and Professor | FSU College of Nursing

Jing Wang


10 – 11 a.m.

Welcome and check-in

CTRB 1st Floor Lobby

Check-in with CTSI team at the front table. Guests will have the opportunity to browse CTSI program materials including service flyers, brochures and grab some CTSI SWAG.

11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Keynote Presentations & Q&A

CTRB 2nd Floor Conference Rooms

CTSI Director | Duane Mitchell, MD, PhD
CTSI Co-Director | Elizabeth Shenkman, PhD
FSU CTSA PI | Jing Wang, PhD

Join our CTSA leadership for the latest updates from the CTSI. A Q&A will follow.

Presentations will take place on the 2nd floor with a limited in-person audience.

There will be additional opportunities for questions during reception. Guests are also invited to submit their questions to to have their questions navigated directly to CTSI leadership and personnel.

12 – 1 p.m.


CTRB 1st Floor Lobby

Enjoy Hors d’Oeurves, refreshments and an opportunity to learn more about the UF+FSU CTSA hub.


Clinical and Translational Research Building

This event will be hosted on the 1st and 2nd floors of the CTRB. Parking will be available in the lot next to the building. Additional parking available in the commuter lot across the street on Gale Lemerand Drive.