Healthcare Merger & Acquisition Trends

Join Thad Davis, Head of Healthcare US Investment Banking, HSBC, for a review of the Global Healthcare M&A environment, the outlook for 2019, and specific insights into the global medical technologies sub-sector.


Research Ethics Conference: Changes in Research Rules

Join us for the 4th annual U of MN Research Ethics conference & webcast. National leaders and local experts will explore recent changes to the oversight of basic science, biomedical research, the social sciences, & research with human participants.


Wellbeing Series: Pilar Gerasimo

In this talk, Pilar Gerasimo will offer an eye-opening look at the true nature of our current health challenges and some practical suggestions for embracing The Way of the Healthy Deviant as a means of escaping our unhealthy culture’s deadly vortex.


Four U of M-community research teams receive funding to address MN health

CTSI has awarded nearly $200,000 to four 18-month collaborations between U of M investigators and community organizations. The Community Health Collaborative Pilot Grant program supports community-university pilot research that address important health issues identified by MN communities.

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MN students: Apply for CTSI’s summer research career development programs

CTSI will provide up to 10 undergraduate students and up to 10 doctoral-level and Predoc students opportunities in its summer 2019 research career development programs. The programs consist of a structured core curriculum, mentored research projects, weekly seminars, and a final poster presentation.

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CTSI-supported study: immigration to the US changes a person's microbiome

In a study partially funded by CTSI and recently published in the scientific journal Cell, U of M researchers Dan Knights and Pajau Vangay, and researchers at SoLaHmo, found that gut microbiota of populations immigrating from SE Asia rapidly Westernize after a person’s arrival to the United States.

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Assistant Professors: Apply for mentored research career development

CTSI is accepting applications for its Pre-K Discovery Scholars Program, which offers up to three underrepresented in medicine assistant professors with salaried appointments mentorship, oversight, and pilot funds up to $50,000 over two years.

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RFA released to support research projects with commercialization potential

A new RFA is available through the Translational Product Development Fund (TPDF) for projects that have the potential to be commercialized through the formation of a start-up company or execution of a license agreement with an established commercial entity.


New to the Health Sciences?

Welcome! You'll likely have a lot of questions as you start your new job in the Office of Academic Clinical Affairs (OACA) or Health Sciences.

We've compiled a list of resources to help before and after your arrival.

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Clinical partnerships

Stay informed through this archive of updates on the University's clinical partnerships.

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