CTSI Research Day 2014 Poster Session UF CTSI Year in Review

Read about the CTSI’s 2014 accomplishments as highlighted in the January column of On the Same Page by Dr. David S. Guzick, UF senior vice president for health affairs and president of UF Health.

Members of the CTSI Mentor Academy CTSI welcomes inaugural Mentor Academy members

The CTSI congratulates the first nine investigators to join the CTSI Mentor Academy following completion of the academy’s 2013-14 Master Mentor Program.

Janice L. Krieger, Ph.D. CTSI welcomes Dr. Janice Krieger as director of translational communication research

An expert on health and interpersonal communication, Dr. Krieger joined the UF College of Journalism and Communications on July 1. She is developing the college’s new center for STEM-H translational communication research, a preeminence initiative that builds on the groundwork laid by the CTSI Communication Research Program.

Bill Hogan, M.D., director of bioinformatics CTSI welcomes Dr. William R. Hogan as director of biomedical informatics

Dr. Hogan will develop the CTSI’s Biomedical Informatics Program through strategic planning and key faculty hires, as well as through facilitating collaboration among researchers and the creation of new educational programming.

Dr. Elizabeth Shenkman and Dr. David Nelson Statewide vision for health research advances with $1.6 million grant

The Florida Department of Health awarded $1.6 million to UF to help establish a statewide network that will more quickly bring the benefits of health research to more than 9 million patients in all of Florida’s 67 counties.

Translational Science Casting Call

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