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UI is now home to 7 Tesla Scanner

Did you know that the UI is now home to one of only 20 7 Tesla scanners in the U.S.? Learn more at Constructions Sitehttp://now.uiowa.edu/2014/06/media-advisory-massive-magnet-arrives-university-iowa

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Tue, 06/17/2014 - 09:12

New 7 Tesla Scanner arrives on campus

"I feel like a kid in a candy store!" -- ICTS Associate Director of Education Peg Nopoulos was interviewed about the new 7 Tesla scanner.

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Tue, 06/17/2014 - 09:10

Mapping the human proteome

Researchers completed a draft map of the human proteome—the set of all proteins in the human body. The map will help advance studies of human health and disease. http://go.usa.gov/8eGh

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Tue, 06/17/2014 - 09:09

Congratulations to Boyd Knosp for being named Chair for AAMC Group of Information Resources

Congrats to Boyd Knosp, Associate Dean for IT and ICTS Associate Director for Bioinformatics Operations, on becoming Chair for the AAMC Group of Information Resources, a national organization that provides a forum for individuals in relevant roles of leadership and responsibility to promote excellence in the application and integration of information resources in academic medicine, including medical education, clinical care, and health sciences research.

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Tue, 06/17/2014 - 09:05

ICTS Associate Director Jim Torner Awarded COPH Oustanding Alumnus

College of Public Health Outstanding Alumni Awards

The College of Public Health Outstanding Alumni Awards honor CPH alumni whose achievements are exceptional. These collegiate-level awards complement existing University-wide alumni award programs. Read more about this award.

The University of Iowa College of Public Health is pleased to present the recipients of the 2014 Outstanding Alumni Awards with their awards at the college's graduation and honors reception May 16.

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Tue, 05/06/2014 - 14:49

2015 Vilcek Prizes for Creative Promise in Biomedical Science

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 
Contacts:
Phuong Pham
The Vilcek Foundation
212-472-2500
or phuong@vilcek.org

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Tue, 05/06/2014 - 07:55

2014 Research Week Poster Winners: Translational Category

Congratulations to all of the students, staff, and post-doc fellows who presented posters during 2014 Research Week.  The ICTS would like to offer a special congrats to the winners in our translational category. Each winner received a $350 prize and a certificate.

Graduate, Medical and PharmD Translational Poster Winners

Viral Shah, Molecular Physiology and Biophysics, "Inhibition of proton secretion increases pH and bacterial killing of cystic fibrosis airway surface liquid" (Mentor: Michael Welsh)

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Thu, 04/24/2014 - 14:04

Gretchen Cress: Navigating child health research at UI

Gretchen Cress, RN, BSN, is the ICTS child health research navigator and the assistant nurse manager for the Clinical Research Unit and the Department of Pediatrics. As navigator, Gretchen is the “go to” person for child health related research at the University of Iowa.

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Mon, 04/14/2014 - 16:20

ICTS Clinical Research Unit: Supporting and facilitating discovery

The Institute for Clinical and Translational Science (ICTS) is the home for clinical and translational research at the University of Iowa (UI). The institute offers a wide variety of services and resources designed to support innovative research protocols and the ICTS’s Clinical Research Unit (CRU) is ideally suited to facilitate both inpatient and outpatient clinical and translational research.  Carla Nester, MD

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Mon, 04/14/2014 - 15:00

MedMinder: A unique Facebook friend

Research shows that taking medication on time—every time—may be a particularly challenging issue for teens and young adults undergoing organ transplants, and poor adherence is associated with health complications.Facebook Thumbs Up

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Mon, 04/14/2014 - 14:41

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