• A youth shelter and University of Minnesota researchers teamed up to address the unmet needs of pregnant or parenting teens who are also facing homelessness. This vulnerable group often slips through the cracks of social services, finding themselves both ineligible for shelter and with few healthcare resources to meet their unique needs. Janna Gewirtz O'Brien, MD, MPH, an Assistant Professor at

  • Findings from a new study published in the New England Journal of Medicine underscore the importance of early, intensive treatment for youth-onset type 2 diabetes. Phil Zeitler, MD, PhD, has been treating youth with type 2 diabetes for more than 20 years. He and a team of researchers published a paper today on the TODAY2 study in the New England Journal of Medicine on the long-term complications

  • Participants from 2019 CTRSI
    Register for the 3rd annual Cornell Translational Research Summer Institute (CTRSI)! Come learn from the Bronfenbrenner Center faculty’s extensive experience in translational research with interactive training, discussion and reflection on overcoming challenges in conducting research in real-world settings. The CTRSI is ideal for early-career researchers (including advanced graduate students and
  • Back in 2011, participant recruitment for research studies through social media such as Facebook barely existed. That year UCSF's CTSI offered unique pilot funding to support joint work between faculty and select CTSI programs. Danielle Ramo, PhD, adjunct associate professor of psychiatry, teamed up with staff from CTSI’s Participant Recruitment program to combine her expertise around the patient