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 will join the UF College of Journalism and Communications on July 1. She will direct the college’s new STEM Translational Communication Program, a preeminence initiative that will build on the groundwork laid by the CTSI Communications 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

Ever wonder how scientific discoveries make it to your doctor’s office? Translational science orchestrates each stage of that journey. Find out how you can get involved!

Kristin_Weitzel_feature CTSI’s UF Health Personalized Medicine Program successfully implements genomic medicine program

A review of the program’s first year in the March edition of the American Journal of Medical Genetics demonstrates the successful implementation of process for genetic testing that helps cardiologists in the treatment of heart catheterization patients.