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  • Penn State Clinical and Translational Science Institute released the latest episode of its Engage Podcast discussing research into healthy aging in the LGBTQ community. Britney Wardecker, Ph.D., an assistant professor of nursing at Penn State College of Nursing, discusses her work into understanding the needs and health care preferences of aging LGBTQ community members. Penn State Clinical and
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    Pennsylvania State Univ Hershey Med Ctr
    Penn State Center for Health Organization Transformation (CHOT) hosts its virtual Smart Health Research Colloquium from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. on April 7. Registration is required here. Pratik J. Parikh, professor and chair of industrial engineering at University of Louisville, will present “Trauma Care: Approaches for Provision of Prompt and Definitive Care.” Starting with the typical process of how
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    University Of Colorado Denver

    The Adult and Child Consortium for Health Outcomes Research and Delivery Science (ACCORDS), along with the Colorado Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (CCTSI) at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, is proud to welcome you to the second international Colorado Pragmatic Research in Health Conference (COPRH Con). Designed for junior faculty (K awards, career development

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    Virginia Commonwealth University
    Dennis Hopkinson, M.D., traveled to Kigali on a Fulbright Scholarship in 2018 where he taught at the University of Rwanda. The hospitalist at VCU Health and assistant professor of Internal Medicine at the VCU School of Medicine collaborated with local Kigali researchers on multiple projects while he was there, and work has continued remotely. Join Hopkinson for a presentation of his research into
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    University of Virginia

    The focus of neuroimaging studies has slowly shifted from mapping specialized systems common to healthy individuals, to understanding how individual variability in these systems allows for the rich phenotypic differences in our population. As individual difference approaches have become more common, concern about reliability of findings has emerged in the field. In order to appropriately leverage

  • Through decades of research, it has become clear that humans are impacting the global climate – and those changes impact human health in turn. Last week the University of Rochester Clinical & Translational Science Institute (UR CTSI) expanded the scope of its mission by joining the Planetary Health Alliance (PHA), a global consortium committed to understanding and addressing global environmental

  • Washington University

    The Translational Science Benefits Model (TSBM) is a framework designed to support institutional assessment of clinical and translational research outcomes to measure clinical and community health impacts beyond bibliometric measures.

  • University Of Florida

    The University of Florida is pleased to host an Un-Meeting on Rural Health and Health Equity Monday, April 8, 2019 in Gainesville, Florida. This event will focus on catalyzing new collaborations to bridge the translational science and agricultural extension sectors to improve rural health and achieve health equity, hosted by the UF Clinical and Translational Science Institute and the UF Institute

  • Students from lower-income neighborhoods who attended one of five high-performing Los Angeles County high schools were less likely to abuse marijuana than those who weren’t offered admission, UCLA researchers reported in JAMA Pediatrics. The correlation between attending one of the schools and marijuana abuse was particularly consistent for boys. By 11th grade, boys who attended one of the schools

  • The New York Times Magazine recently featured ITM Associate Director and Learning Healthcare Systems Core Leader David Meltzer, MD, PhD, for his work measuring the value of the doctor-patient relationship. The U.S. health care system has made it increasingly difficult for patients to get individual attention from their primary care doctors, instead favoring a more digital, profit-heavy approach