CEARCH

December 10, 2019

Tetyana Shippee participates in a small group discussion with attendees of a community forum on racial disparities in long-term care.Tetyana Shippee, PhD, recipient of a CEARCH Community Health Collaborative award, shared findings of her ongoing research with community and partners at a November presentation. Read more about her work and its impact.

December 9, 2019

Anne SnowdenIn November, Anne Snowden joined CTSI’s Community Engagement to Advance Research and Community Health office as Assistant Director for Community-Engaged Research Programs. Learn more about Anne's extensive experience and her new role with CTSI. 

October 29, 2019

Group of three people have a discussion while seatedCTSI received supplement funding from NIH to host a total of six Science Cafe events and to disseminate results through a digital engagement platform. Learn more about this event series and how to engage with this growing research community.

September 3, 2019

A young girl has her blood pressure taken by a nurse at an outdoor clinic.CTSI is now accepting applications for its Community Health Collaborative Pilot Grants program, which matches University investigators with community partners to address important health issues identified by Minnesota communities. Learn more about how to apply.

July 3, 2019

A professional woman facing the camera speaks to another woman at a table with a laptop

The Community Mentorship Training program, launching this month, engages community partners in the design of clinical trials and studies while training KL2 Scholars to work with communities, a necessary step for more equitable and accessible solutions for human health. Learn more about this new program and the inaugural cohort.

July 2, 2019

Woman seated at a table uses a laptop computer

CTSI's community engagement function releases a newsletter to connect partners outside the University to community-engaged research. Learn more about this new resource and sign up for the mailing list.

June 24, 2019

Group meetings are beneficial for experts/functional groups and researchers to fully understand a project, its capabilities, and to have overall, better information to move forward with their component of the study.The Clinical Research Support Center is celebrating many achievements since opening its doors in September and remains steadfast on its focus to identify the appropriate experts and functional groups to support researchers and study teams as they navigate and advance projects through the clinical research process. 

March 28, 2019

Dr. Troy and Dr. Kunin-BatsonResearchers from the University of Minnesota and Children’s Minnesota are collaborating on a study that explores the effects of racism and discrimination on children’s health and development, thanks to funding from CTSIChildren’s Minnesota, and the University’s Department of Pediatrics.

December 20, 2018

People working around a table at nightCTSI has awarded nearly $200,000 in pilot funds to four 18-month collaborative partnerships between University of Minnesota investigators and community organizations to address important health issues identified by Minnesota communities and stimulate high-impact research.

November 2, 2018

Dan Knights and Pajau Vangay in the labA CTSI-supported study recently published in the scientific journal Cell finds evidence that gut microbiota of populations immigrating from Southeast Asia rapidly Westernize after a person’s arrival to the United States. Several media outlets have reported on the findings, including National Public Radio, The AtlanticThe Scientist MagazineStar Tribune, and Yahoo! News. 

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