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    University of Rochester Clinical and Translational Science Institute

    The CTSI develops, demonstrates and disseminates methods and approaches to advance translational research, by providing education and training, supporting transdisciplinary teams, improving quality and efficiency, and engaging community stakeholders.
  • The Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) at the University of Rochester Medical Center is seeking outstanding candidates for a Population Health Research Postdoctoral Fellowship. The position is fully funded for a one-year period with the option of beginning January, 2021, or May/June, 2021. The goal is to produce interdisciplinary researchers trained in team science and competency

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    The University of Rochester Clinical and Translational Science Institute’s Equity-Focused Dissemination and Implementation (EQ-DI) webinar series explores the bridge between research and action, and how to addresses issues that can speed up or slow down the dissemination and implementation of evidence-based practices. The COVID-19 pandemic showed how rapid evolution of environments and systems
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    The University of Rochester Clinical and Translational Science Institute’s Equity-Focused Dissemination and Implementation (EQ-DI) webinar series explores the bridge between research and action, and how to addresses issues that can speed up or slow down the dissemination and implementation of evidence-based practices. The COVID-19 pandemic showed how rapid evolution of environments and systems
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    Talk 1 Title: Evaluating biomarkers using right accuracy measures: a statistician’s perspective Presenter: Lili Tian, Ph.D. Professor, Associate chair, and Director of graduate studies Department of Biostatistics SUNY at Buffalo Talk 2 Title: Inferring mutation order in cancer using a phylogenetic approach Presenter: Laura Kubatko, PhD Professor and Co-Director, Mathematical Biosciences Institute

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    University of Rochester Clinical and Translational Science Institute’s Equity-Focused Dissemination and Implementation (EQ-DI) webinar series explores the bridge between research and action, and how to addresses issues that can speed up or slow down the dissemination and implementation of evidence-based practices. The COVID-19 pandemic showed how rapid evolution of environments and systems impacts
  • The University of Rochester Medical Center (URMC) is joining researchers across the country to test whether transfusions of plasma from recovered COVID-19 patients (also called convalescent plasma) can prevent infection in healthy volunteers or speed recovery in people with mild COVID-19 infections. The trials, which are led nationally by Schmuel Shoham, M.D., and David Sullivan, M.D., at Johns

  • With funding from the Harry T. Mangurian Jr. Foundation, the University of Rochester CTSI has partnered with the University of Rochester Medical Center to provide its researchers with a new and powerful tool in understanding the diagnosis and progression of coronavirus. The team has developed a COVID-19 Biobank that will safely collect and store blood samples from COVID-19 patients and link the

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    Self-determination theory (SDT) is an empirically based theory of motivation and psychological development that is especially focused on the basic psychological needs that promote high quality motivation and wellness, and how they are supported in social contexts. SDT details how the styles and strategies of motivators such as parents, teachers, coaches, managers, and health-care professionals can

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    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

  • As researchers around the world race to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic, University of Rochester CTSI Co-Director Martin Zand, M.D., Ph.D., is rapidly adapting previous research to develop a potential diagnostic test that would require just a few drops of blood to detect the fast-spreading disease. The current research was born out of a past UR CTSI pilot project in which Zand’s lab created a

  • The University of Rochester Medical Center (URMC) is launching a new study to understand how the body’s immune system responds to COVID-19, including if and when a person could be re-infected with the virus and whether some people have pre-existing immunity. The findings could have significant implications for the public health response to the pandemic, the development of COVID-19 vaccines, and
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    Competencies for regulatory science, which is a growing discipline in medical-related applications. Competencies for this complex field were identified and categorized into 11 Thematic Areas. These areas are based on a subset of the FDA’s priority areas and are accompanied by explanations of their development and broader recommendations to enrich education and training. View Full Publication
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    The University of Rochester's Clinical and Translational Science Institution (CTSI) anchors the UNYTE Translational Research Network, made up of the region's premier biomedical research institutions. UNYTE's mission is to assist faculty and trainees from UNYTE institutions to increase the quality and quantity of translational research in the Upstate New York region. This is accomplished by

  • Participant recruitment can be a tremendous challenge for clinical research, but a recent pilot program at the University of Rochester nearly tripled enrollment in a local clinical research registry - simply by engaging patients in person. Funded in part by the University of Rochester Clinical and Translational Science Institute (UR CTSI), the three-month pilot program aimed to improve enrollment
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    CTSpedia was created as a national effort to collect wisdom, tools, educational materials, and other items useful for clinical and translational researchers and to provide timely and useful advice to clinical and translational researchers with specific problems. About the CTSpedia Project CTSpedia started as a pilot project initiated in 2007 at UCSF. The project was initiated to form an
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    The purpose of this meeting is to use an Un-Meeting format to enhance focused discussions on topics related to workforce development for clinical research professionals (CRPs) working in academic medical centers (AMCs), especially those that are working on federally-funded clinical research. Originally planned as a face-to-face half-day event, we are now converting these collaborative
  • Denisse Vega-Ocasio, a student in the Translational Biomedical Sciences PhD Program at the University of Rochester Clinical & Translational Science Institute, is among 40 young science leaders who have been selected for a year-long fellowship at the Yale Ciencia Academy for Career Development. This highly-competitive program provides doctoral students from underrepresented backgrounds in the life

  • Position Summary: Supports communications efforts for the University of Rochester Clinical & Translational Science Institute (UR CTSI) by serving as the primary driver of a communications program for its Center for Leading Innovation and Collaboration (CLIC). Based within the UR CTSI, CLIC connects and supports the work of more than 50 academic medical centers that serve as research hubs for the
  • The UR/CSPS is pleased to announce the availability of positions for postdoctoral training in suicide prevention research. Now in its 19th year, the UR/CSPS postdoctoral training program is supported by an institutional National Research Service Award training grant from NIMH (Yeates Conwell, MD, Program Director; Kim Van Orden, PhD, Associate Director). It provides up to three years of stipend

  • The University of Rochester's Director of Community Health Partnerships (CHP) facilitates community–academic partnerships in a joint role for the Center for Community Health & Prevention (CCHP) and the Clinical & Translational Science Institute (CTSI). The Director, CHP facilitates communication, interaction, involvement and exchange with a range of community partners to support opportunities to
  • Responsibilities: Oversees and manages the regulatory details for multiple research studies and clinical trials. Plans, develops, modifies, approves, and maintains regulatory and study documentation. Manages and submits study applications, amendments, and continuing reviews for IRB approval. Ensures all regulatory requirements are met and documented. Ensures compliance with all applicable
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    Regulatory Science is defined by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as “the science of developing new tools, standards, and approaches to assess the safety, efficacy, quality and performance of FDA-regulated products” that ultimately enhances the overall translational research process and improves the development of safe and effective medical interventions. Precision medicine holds

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    The increased focus on precision medicine holds tremendous promise to more effectively target treatments to those individuals most likely to have a benefit. However, there are a number of regulatory science challenges to ultimately develop and utilize personalized medicine technologies and approaches. The objective of this 3rd annual Forum is to bring together federal agencies, industry
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    Translational science seeks to speed up the process of moving research discoveries from the laboratory into healthcare practices. Numerous scientific and organizational roadblocks can act as obstacles along the path of translation and ultimately hinder the speed of progress in medical research. The National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS) was established by the National

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    What is DIAMOND? DIAMOND is a collaborative discovery learning space for clinical research professionals (CRPs) and other members of research study teams. Training and assessment items included in the DIAMOND collection are searchable by competency domain and provide information and links to offerings for study teams working in CTSA institutions and their partners. Have feedback to share? Contact
  • The CTSA Collaborative Data and Safety Monitoring Board (DSMB) Workgroup identified a need to provide guidance, training and resources in DSMB practices for investigator-initiated research studies. To promote clinical and translational research, the CTSA Collaborative DSMB Workgroup, supported by NCATS, has produced an online DSMB Training Manual with a focus on investigator-initiated studies