News & Events
Learn about the process of translating University research into viable solutions for the public. Presentation by Karen Kaehler, MBA, Senior Technology Portfolio Manager, Technology Commercialization.
Refreshments will be provided.
"Reduced Dissolution of Drugs by Sodium Lauryl Sulfate - Mechanism and Formulation Implications", presented by Yiwang Guo, Pharmaceutics Graduate Student, Sun Lab
"Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics of Systemic Agmatine and Strategically Substituted Agmatines", presented by Ben Clements, Graduate Student, Fairbanks Lab
"The Role of Lattice Disorder in Water Mediated Dissociation of Pharmaceutical Cocrystal Systems", presented by Navpreet Kaur, Graduate Student, Sury Lab
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.
Learn about this grant mechanism and best practices for writing and managing a PCORI grant from presenter Erin E. Krebs, MD, MPH.
Free pizza will be provided to the first 30 attendees.
Annual poster session and dinner to celebrate the research partnerships between community organizations and health research institutions at the U of M.
Keynote: Stephen B. Thomas
University of Maryland School of Public Health
"Dendritic Cells Targeted Nanoparticles as Anticancer Vaccine Adjuvants", presented by Wenqiu Zhang, Graduate Student and Research Assistant, Panyam Lab
A 90-minute interactive workshop on resilience, grit and a growth mindset, and how to apply these skills will be presented by Michelle Lamere, MPA, ACC.
Refreshments provided. Part of an ongoing seminar series by CTSI.
"Recombinant Protein-Polymers in Medicine and Biology", presented by Andrew MacKay, PhD, Associate Professor, Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Southern California
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.
"Mechanisms of Resistance to Antibody-Drug Conjugate Therapy for Glioblastoma", presented by Jessica Griffith, Graduate Student and Research Assistant, Elmquist Lab
"Inhibiting Repair Mechanisms to Improve Therapy for Brain Tumors", presented by Surabhi Talele, Graduate Student and Research Assistant, Elmquist Lab
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.
This annual, full day, interactive conference provides a focused update on cardiac arrhythmia care for your patients.
Medicine is changing rapidly and the pace of change is even greater in Neurology. This conference will provide an annual update to primary care specialists who are the first contact for the patient with a neurological complaint.
"Type 2 Diabetes Sequelae and Amyloid Beta Exposure Disrupt Insulin Trafficking and Signaling in Alzheimer's Disease Brain", presented by Andrew Zhou, Graduate Student and Research Assistant, Kandimalla Lab
"Cadherin Peptide Based Modulation of Blood-Brain Barrier Permeability: A New Twist on an Old Theme for Treatment of Brain Tumors", presented by Donald Miller, PhD, Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, University of Manitoba
Integrated Behavioral Healthcare: Evidence Based Practices & Innovations is a one-day interactive conference which will include plenary presentations, question-and-discussion periods, and break-out sessions on a variety of relevant topics.
The Wallin Neuroscience Discovery Day is a daylong conference that highlights neuroscience research at the University of Minnesota. Dr. Huda Yahya Zoghbi, MD, from Baylor College of Medicine, will give the plenary lecture.
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.
Eleven pre- and post-doctoral trainees from across the U of M and Hennepin Healthcare Research Institute have been awarded research career development awards through CTSI’s new TL1 Program that provides training for Scholars committed to impactful careers in translational research and team science.
CTSI is pleased to announce the addition of three University of Minnesota Assistant Professors conducting clinical or translational research into its two-year K-R01 Transition to Independence research career development program.
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.
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.
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.
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.
CTSI announces six new Scholars to join its Translational Research Development Program, which provides an opportunity for early stage investigators to gain experience with clinical and translational research as a foundation for an independent research career focused on human health.
The recently published report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change [IPCC] illustrates the imminent health dangers from our environment and the climate. In response, several Climate Champions from across the Academic Health Center crafted brief slide sets HERE about the health impacts of climate change.
The Minnesota Obesity Prevention Training (MnOPT) Program is recruiting for one postdoctoral position that will begin on or after May 1, 2019. Application deadline: 4 p.m., Thursday, January 31, 2019.