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The NINDS Clinical Trials Methodology Course (CTMC) is accepting applications for the 2019 cohort. The goal of CTMC is to help investigators develop scientifically rigorous, yet practical clinical trial protocols. The focus is on investigators who have not previously designed their own prospective, interventional clinical trials.
The UI Office of the Vice President for Research and ISU’s Office of the Vice President for Research will provide seed funds to support UI and ISU researchers in developing innovative, ambitious, interdisciplinary programs that have the potential to advance both institutions’ research profiles, as well as lead to sponsored funding from government agencies, corporations, and/or foundations.
Over the past year, TriNetX has become an integral tool for conducting clinical research at the University of Iowa. TriNetX allows our users to collaborate, enhance their study design, accelerate the patient recruitment process, and bring new therapies to market faster. To honor our most frequent...
Ashlee Wilson may not be working at a research bench, but she assists in her own way as the main service lead for TriNetX—training hundreds of faculty, staff, and students during the past year in this new technology.
Our exhibit showcases how research is translated into health care through translational science. Translational science is the never-ending cycle of innovation and discovery that seeks solutions to improve the world’s health concerns.
Congratulations to everyone that participated and received an award during the 2018 Health Sciences Research Week. This week brings together researchers at all levels from different areas to discuss science, highlight research being conducted, and accelerate research collaboration throughout our health sciences campus.
On April 3, UIHC announced a $21 million grant renewal for a Clinical and Translational Science Award from the National Institutes of Health. This marks the third renewal of the grant, which was given to UIHC in 2007, and it promises funding through 2023.
Nicole Cady is a senior biology major. She is working in a lab to assist researchers conducting a feeding study in individuals with multiple sclerosis (MS) and healthy controls.
Evan Lamb is a junior Microbiology and Human Physiology major. He is conducting research with Dr. Linda McCarter, studying bacterial motility, gene regulation, and communication.
Patricia Winokur, MD (88R, 91F), executive dean of the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine and co-director—with Jeff Murray, MD, professor of pediatrics—of the Institute for Clinical and Translational Science (ICTS) at the UI, is widening the understanding at both ends of the bench-to-bedside continuum.