Medical College of Wisconsin researchers are studying intestinal bacteria as a promising new approach for the prevention of heart attacks and a range of other conditions, including pediatric liver disease and antibiotic-resistant, hospital-acquired infections.
Oct. 29 - The Clinical & Translational Science Institute of Southeast Wisconsin (CTSI) is set to fund more than $1 million in research in the region. This funding will be used in response to the recently released CTSI Pilot and Collaborative Clinical and Translational Research Grants Request for Applications (RFA). Research emphasis areas will include two important health areas that affect patients and communities in the Milwaukee area - health disparities research and cardiovascular research. Waukesha Now
Oct. 15 - The Clinical and Translational Science Institute of Southeast Wisconsin (CTSI) has posted new funding and training opportunities on its Website.
Sept. 30 - On Monday, Oct. 26, there will be a Public Policy Forum Viewpoint Luncheon around the topic, When the Mental Health and Justice Systems Collide. The event will be held from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, 10499 Innovation Dr. in Wauwatosa. The annual event is presented through a partnership with the Milwaukee Regional Research Forum and the Clinical and Translational Science Institute of Southeast Wisconsin (CTSI).
Sept. 24 - The Medical College of Wisconsin has created a new video to showcase the tremendous value the Clinical and Translational Science Institute of Southeast Wisconsin (CTSI) offers our researchers, our partners and the region.
Aug. 18 - MCW will build on its position as a leader in collaborative biomedical research, education and patient care with a renewed $20 million, five-year grant awarded by the National Institutions of Health (NIH) to the Clinical and Translation Science Institute (CTSI) of Southeast Wisconsin.
June 30 - The Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) of Southeast Wisconsin will hold a Health Care Innovation Pitch Event in December modeled off ABC-TV’s “Shark Tank.” Selected applicants will be able to pitch their ideas to a panel of life science venture capitalists from across the nation. Top overall health care innovation startups presented at the event will be eligible for prizes valued at more than $100,000. Biz Times
June 5 - The Clinical and Translational Science Institute of Southeast Wisconsin is hosting a luncheon and lecture on June 29 that features Chris Austin, MD, director of the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS) in the National Institutes of Health. Dr. Austin will give a presentation titled, "Catalyzing Translational Innovation."
May 21 - The Medical College of Wisconsin and its Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) partners have developed four Translational Research Units (TRUs) to provide resources and advanced technology for researchers and collaborators wishing to conduct collaborative, translational studies. These include an adult TRU, a pediatric TRU, a community TRU, and the VA TRU, located at the Clement J. Zablocki VA Medical Center.
May 19 - A team from the Medical College of Wisconsin, led by Jennifer L. Strande MD, PhD, joined with researchers from Northwestern University and the Indiana Hemophilia and Thrombosis Center in Berne, IN, to study the Amish community in Berne.
Mar. 11 - The Clinical and Translational Science Institute of Southeast Wisconsin (CTSI) announced programs for its 2015 Science Café series. Dr. Syed Ahmed (Senior Associate Dean for Community Engagement) said that the theme of the 2015 series is “Focus on Health Disparities in Overall Health Outcomes.” On May 12, Melinda Stolley, PhD, (Cancer Center) will discuss programs being developed to help underserved cancer survivor populations make important lifestyle changes. Wauwatosa Now
Mar. 4 - Andrea Moosreiner (Registered Dietitian – Clinical & Translational Science Institute) contributes to a Milwaukee Journal Sentinel article on how to eat healthy when dining out. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
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