CTSI event

August 10, 2012

The first Scientific Writing Series was a success with every session full. Registrants had an opportunity to learn scientific writing techniques. Topics included writing for medical journals, overcoming writer's block, and how to respond to peer reviewer's comments and conducting peer review. These first three sessions were all full within two weeks of opening registration to the public. Watch for future Writing Series opportunities and register right away to reserve a spot in these high-demand sessions!

July 16, 2012

Please join us on September 12 for the 2012 CTSI Research Conference: Translating Discoveries into Better Health. 

April 17, 2012

The Minnesota Children's Health Research Collaborative will host a dinner forum on May 10 on the topic of adolescent health and sexuality. This is the second in a series of Research in Child Health Dinner Forum meetings, which represent a unique collaboration between Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota and the Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) at the University of Minnesota.

April 12, 2012

The Office of Community Engagement for Health (OCEH) of the Clinical and Translational Science Institute in cooperation with SoLaHmo Partnership for Health and Wellness is hosting a workshop for community-based researchers on research ethics on Saturday, April 21st from 9:30am - 3:00pm. The workshop will be held at La Clinica (153 Cesar Chavez Street St. Paul 55107 in the Community Room). Registration is free, but we do ask you to RSVP by Wed. April 18th. Breakfast and a light lunch will be provided.

April 11, 2012

Join the CTSI staff to learn about the Research Services Pilot Funding Program, designed to increase the competitiveness of UMN investigators for extramural funding to investigate novel questions in the clinical setting.

March 22, 2012

In November 2011, the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation announced the Health Care Innovation Challenge, which will award up $1 billion in grants to applicants who will implement the most compelling new ideas to deliver better health, improved care and lower costs to people enrolled in Medicare, Medicaid and CHIP.

October 28, 2011

Please join Dr. Jasjit S. Ahluwalia to learn more and offer suggestions about the Clinical and Translational Science Institute's Education, Training and Career Development programs and resources, including nearly $1 million in career development funding for junior investigators, with applications due December 16, 2011.

October 5, 2011

The University of Minnesota's Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI), Program in Health Disparities Research (PHDR), and the Center for Health Equity (CHE) invite you to join the 2011 Community Pilot Grant Awards Poster Session and Dinner.

September 22, 2011

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Nearly 30 people attended CTSI's quarterly Science Cafe on Sept. 22 to hear about new therapies and alternative treatments used in clinical trials to treat rare genetic neurological disorders. 

September 14, 2011

Learn about health informatics, record banks and strategies to build an effective public health information infrastructure. On Wednesday Sept. 28 at 3:30 pm in the Mayo Auditorium Dr. William Yasnoff, M.D., Ph.D. will present "Integrating Public Health and Clinical Care Using Electronic Health Information."