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The University of Illinois at Chicago’s Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCTS) will receive $17.7 million over four years from the National Institutes of Health to translate scientific discoveries into better health and better medicine, and to conduct innovative clinical and translational research.
The Center for Clinical and Translational Science at the University of Illinois at Chicago has been awarded a $17.7 million grant from the National Institutes of Health.
The ultimate goal of translational research is to develop new medical innovations that improve public health. UICentre is at the forefront of UIC's drug discovery efforts.
The UICollaboratory helps connect campus health researchers to build multidiscplinary teams, find mentors, locate experts at other networked institutions, and more.
Dr. Molly Martin explains why community involvement is becoming increasingly critical for the successful execution of health research.
KL2 Scholar, Dr. Rachel Jacobs, is tapping into the benefits of translational research to uncover how teenagers who have experienced depression can maintain wellness as they transition into adulthood.
For Dr. Aleeca Bell, a passion for mothers, babies and the birth experience has driven her research on the neurohormone oxytocin and how it impacts mother-infant interaction.
The CCTS's Clinical Research Center has streamlined their protocol management systems to improve the transparency of clinical trial budgets and increase the efficiency of study participant scheduling.
The University of Illinois at Chicago’s Collaborative Engagement in Novel Therapeutic Research and Enterprise, or UICentre, received an $8.5 million National Institutes of Health grant to develop a drug that will cure sleep apnea.
When Heather Prendergast was encouraged by her mentor to apply for the Professional Development Award issued by the CCTS, she discovered a foundation in clinical translational science that provided the confidence to take ownership of her research career.
The University of Illinois at Chicago’s Center for Clinical and Translational Science has selected six research projects to receive pilot grants in 2013.