Category: News

NIH NCATS E-Newsletter

June 7, 2018 Director’s Message NCATS is unique at NIH in that the name in the Center’s mission — “translation” — has a firmly established meaning that is generally associated with languages, not biomedical research. By contrast, other NIH components are named for widely known medical problems, such as cancer, diabetes and stroke. NCATS’ outreach […]

ACTS Connection

ACT Now: May 2018 Translational Science 2018 Thank You for Attending! Translational Science 2018 was April 19-21, 2018 in Washington, DC. This year’s event was full of great networking, informative sessions, and opportunities to present new research. Thank you to everyone that attended and we look forward to seeing you next year for Translational Science […]

Career Development Awards – The Cutting Edge

Introverts Can Network, Too! Alvin Jeffery, PhD, RN Do you consider yourself an introvert? Do you get anxious thinking about how to meet new colleagues? Check out these tips shared from a fellow introvert read more The Write Rules Katherine Hartmann, MD, PhD Time to repent of these 10 basic writing sins read more Negotiating […]

Community Engagement and Research Symposium

Community Project Manager, Nikki Spencer and Community Project Coordinator, Jen Pamphile presented “Communicating to Engage” breakout session at the 7th Annual Community Engagement and Research Symposium held on March 9, 2018 at UMass Medical School. Please visit this link to view the keynote presentation, breakout sessions, poster abstracts and more.

Journal of Clinical and Translational Science

Check out the new Issue of the Journal of Clinical and Translational Science Volume 1 / Issue 5, October 2017 Clinical Research Changing the incentives for development of low-cost high-impact treatments Harry P. Selker, Herbert Pardes Journal of Clinical and Translational Science, Volume 1 / Issue 5, October 2017, pp 267 – 268 doi: 10.1017/cts.2017.299 […]

Innovate@BU Launch Events!

Join Innovate@BU for the launch of BU’s newest innovation space! BUild Lab IDG Capital Student Innovation Center 730 Commonwealth Avenue At our upcoming events, learn about Innovate@BU’s initiative to help students and alumni learn innovation skills, and transform ideas into impact. Opposites Attract Startup Showcase Tuesday, February 13th, 4-6pm A showcase of local and student […]

NCATS funded Innovation Lab

Innovation Labs place a diverse group of investigators in an intensive 5-day workshop to design creative and audacious new research approaches. The next lab is hosted by Vanderbilt and will be at the Airlie Conference Center April 23-27, 2018. Staying Power: Developing Lifestyle Interventions that Last The theme of Innovation Lab Vanderbilt is Staying Power: Developing Lifestyle […]

Mini Sabbatical Award 2018

Funding Period: April 1, 2018 to March 31, 2019 Notice of Intent due: January 18, 2018 Application Deadline: February 8, 2018 Apply Here Mini Sabbatical-Award-WebCAMP-Instructions-2018 The CTSI’s mission is to support BU’s basic researchers, patient-oriented researchers, and population-based researchers working in all areas of translational research related to the prevention, diagnosis, and management of human […]