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UF CTSI Year in Review

Read about the CTSI’s 2013 accomplishments as highlighted in the January columns of On the Same Page by Dr. David S. Guzick, UF senior vice president for health affairs and president of UF Health.

UF StudyConnect listings now on UFandShands.org

In consultation with the UF IRBs, the UF CTSI partnered with UF&Shands Web Services to export and display all research study listings from UF StudyConnect on the all-new UFandShands.org. Thanks to the dynamic vision of the UF&Shands Web Services team, patients can learn about Shands hospitals and clinics and UF physician practices as well as…

New CTSI initiatives focus on expanding access to clinical research

By Claire Baralt for The POST Only about 2 percent of the U.S. population participates in clinical research studies, according to the Center for Information & Study on Clinical Research Participation. Many people might consider participating in research but don’t know how to find studies. At the same time, studies are sometimes forced to end…

UF CTSI launches new website for finding open clinical research studies

The UF CTSI today launched UF StudyConnect (http://studyconnect.ctsi.ufl.edu), a new website where people can search for clinical research studies that are enrolling participants. The site is maintained and promoted by the UF CTSI in collaboration with the four UF IRBs, UF&Shands and research teams across the university. The UF CTSI invites you to share the…

UF’s HealthStreet opens to connect Alachua County residents to health services and research

On Nov. 21, HealthStreet officially opened its doors on UF’s East Campus with a proclamation by Gainesville Mayor Craig Lowe, pictured at right with HealthStreet’s Linda Cottler and Noni Graham (photos by Maria Belen Farias/University of Florida). Led by Dr. Linda Cottler, chair of the UF Department of Epidemiology and co-director of the CTSI Community…