Monthly Archives: September 2014

Weill Cornell CTSC Hosts “How to Find an Effective Mentor” Event for Researchers, Tuesday, October 14, 2014

THE WEILL CORNELL CLINICAL AND TRANSLATIONAL SCIENCE CENTER Presents FINDING AND NAVIGATING MENTORING: HOW TO FIND AN EFFECTIVE MENTOR Participants will learn how to find effective research mentors through presentations and interactive activities. Guest speakers, Joan M. Lakoski, PhD, and … Continue reading

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Heart-to-Heart Campaign Offers *FREE* Health Screenings, Sept. 28, 2014, in Harlem

The Heart-to-Heart Community Outreach Campaign, sponsored by the Weill Cornell CTSC, continues its series of *free* health screenings for diabetes and heart disease risk this Sunday, September 28, 2014, from 1 to 5 pm at the Communities of Harlem Health … Continue reading

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Cool Videos: Rapping for Research

Very excited that NIH Director Francis Collins, MD, PhD, featured our prize-winning CTSC rap on his blog today! NIH Director's Blog Many entries in the NIH Common Fund video competition highlight particular research projects. But in the original rap video … Continue reading

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KL2 Scholar John R. Lee, MD, Advances the Study of Gut Microbiota in Kidney Transplantation

The human body hosts an enormous diversity of microorganisms that have recently been identified as having crucial roles in health. Researchers have now begun to unravel the relationships between perturbations in the microbiome and several disease states. In a recent … Continue reading

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*FREE* Diabetes and Heart Disease Risk Assessments in NYC, September 13, 2014

The Heart-to-Heart Campaign, sponsored by the CTSC continues its series of free community health screenings in New York City at the True Zion Church in Jamaica, Queens, on Saturday, September 13, 2014, from 12 to 3:30 pm. Please come out … Continue reading

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