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Community Engagement

Recruitment Center

The CTSI Recruitment Center optimizes recruitment and retention of study participants through consultations and services. A top reason for health research study termination is the failure to recruit participants. You can contact us for a no-cost consultation at any point in your study, even before…

New Resource Offers Guidance for Engaging Communities in Research

The NIH National Center for Research Resources introduces the second edition of Principles of Community Engagement. This edition was developed as a partnership among the National Institutes of Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Health Resources and Services Administration, other federal agencies, academic institutions, community organizations…

UF CTSI receives $1.25 million to advance clinical research and personalized medicine

By Claire Baralt The University of Florida Clinical and Translational Science Institute has received three grants totaling $1.25 million from the National Institutes of Health to support research that will expand opportunities to conduct community-based clinical research in Florida, offer personalized medicine to patients and improve clinical…

Announcing Linda Cottler, Founding Chair of UF’s Dept of Epidemiology

I am pleased to announce that Linda B. Cottler, Ph.D., M.P.H., has accepted the position of founding chair of the University of Florida department of epidemiology, a newly created department administered jointly by the College of Medicine and the College of Public Health and Health Professions. Dr.

UF, FSU Receive Grant for Community-based Clinical Research

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida and the Florida State University College of Medicine today jointly received $600,000 from the Board of Governors of the State University System of Florida to strengthen research, education and service efforts in public health and to boost economic growth. The award, under…