Weill Medical College of Cornell University

  • The Weill Cornell Clinical and Translational Science Center (CTSC) with partner Hunter College School of Nursing, initiated a community vaccination program in February 2020 for underserved communities in New York City. Alarmed by the growing disparities in vaccination of minorities, Reverend Patrick O’Connor of First Presbyterian Church in Jamaica Queens, reached out to Julianne Imperato-McGinley

  • Weill Medical College of Cornell University

    Hospital readmissions are frequent, costly, and potentially harmful, and some are considered preventable. Factors that affect readmissions after hospitalization for COVID-19 and their preventability are unknown. We examined hospital readmissions among COVID-19 patients in two New York City hospitals to describe the characteristics of patients who had COVID-19 hospital readmissions at these two

  • Drawing of a network on a global

    The New York and Connecticut Consortium encourages joint ventures among the New York and Connecticut area CTSA institutions (NYCON) to develop collaboration between CTSA programs in the areas of medical scientist training; the creation of regional databases of facilities; regional training opportunities for investigators and research coordinators; the exploration of barriers to improved social

  • Serves as the primary interface to the national CTSA Trial Innovation Network (TIN), comprised of three organizational partners: the CTSA Program Hubs, the Trial Innovation Centers (TIC) and Recruitment Innovation Center (RIC). This role also serves as a primary point of contact for new and existing researchers during the initiation and ongoing conduct of multicenter clinical trials and oversees

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    Weill Medical College of Cornell University

    What is it? The Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research is offering its 2nd annual Cornell Translational Research Summer Institute (CTRSI). Over several decades, the Bronfenbrenner Center has developed extensive expertise in conducting research in real-world settings and translating empirical findings into practice. Over the course of 2.5 days, the 2019 CTRSI will provide intensive


    Weill Cornell Medicine Clinical & Translational Science Center

    The Weill Cornell Clinical and Translational Science Center is a partnership of renowned institutions mostly located
    on the East Side of New York City that has focused on catalyzing translational research to improve human health over the past
    14 years. Under the leadership of Julianne Imperato-McGinley, MD researchers are collaborating, education programs are
    united and resources and technological tools are efficiently shared and utilized in novel ways to accelerate multi-disciplinary
    trans-institutional team science. The overall vision of the Weill Cornell CTSC is to build upon our effective CTSC
    platform to further extend clinical and translational research across the spectrum of translational science with community
    involvement at all phases. We plan to advance creativity and entrepreneurship, critical elements to foster the translation and
    dissemination of novel discoveries and initiatives. Our CTSC partners each have unique features that bring diversity to multi-institutional
    multi-disciplinary team research leading to novel technology development. Multimodal opportunities for learning
    are planned to add flexibility in the education of translational researchers, allied professionals, and community members. Our
    mission will be further augmented by expanding our informatics structure and technology while we continue to enhance our
    activity as members of the CTSA national consortium concerning nationwide initiatives and best practices, in addition to
    disseminating findings and collaborating across hubs nationally.