Monthly Archives: June 2016

Register for CTSC Skills Acquistion Workshops – June 2016

JOIN US FOR OUR SPRING SKILLS ACQUISITION Workshops Sponsored by the Weill Cornell Clinical and Translational Science Center (CTSC) Preparing IND Submissions: How to Organize, Write, Submit, and Track Submissions This course teaches participants how to: find the required regulations … Continue reading

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Training Session: Reproducible analysis pipelines in the cloud with NextflowWorkbench

NB: The last session of the academic year is scheduled for Tuesday, June 7. Note that we have greatly simplified installation instructions and reduced computer requirements. Any laptop Mac/Linux with 4GB of memory is sufficient to take the course. The course will … Continue reading

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Winter/Spring 2016 Highlights from the CTSC

Community Research Symposium on December 2, 2015 This winter, the CTSC offered a one-day symposium to provide a primer on the process of Community-Based Participatory Research. Topics included advice for community organizations interested in getting involved with research, strategies to … Continue reading

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Announcements: Spring 2016 Edition

Call for Abstracts: Symposium on Statistical and Computational Methods for Pharmacogenetic Epidemiology of Cancer This two-day symposium, held August 11-12 at Memorial Sloan Kettering, will bring together junior researchers, leading experts, and graduate students working on statistical and computational methodologies with … Continue reading

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News & Congratulations: Spring 2016 Edition

Congratulations, CTSC Graduates! It is our pleasure to announce that this year, the following students had their Master’s Degree in Clinical & Translational Research conferred: Tony Chen, PhD, Research Associate in Biomechanics at Hospital for Special Surgery. Dr Chen’s research explored load … Continue reading

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CTSC Investigator Christopher Mason, PhD, Awarded Gates Foundation Grant

  The Weill Cornell Clinical and Translational Science Center congratulates our colleague Christopher Mason, PhD, on winning a prestigious Grand Challenges Explorations grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. Dr. Mason led an exciting and provocative study in 2015 to … Continue reading

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