Category Archives: Community

REGISTER TODAY: LGBT Communications & Health Needs Workshop on 4/7/16

Weill Cornell Medicine Clinical and Translational Science Center (CTSC) Presents Cultural Competencies Training: LGBT Communications and Health Needs All are welcome to participate in a training on Lesbian, Gay, and Transgender (LGBT) Inclusive Communications and LGBT Health Needs. Through interactive … Continue reading

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Recruiting for CTSC Summer Medical Student Fellows 2016 – Applications Due 2/29/2016

Weill Cornell Clinical & Translational Science Center SUMMER INTENSIVE FELLOWSHIPS IN CLINICAL & TRANSLATIONAL RESEARCH FOR MEDICAL STUDENTS APPLICATIONS DUE BY 5PM ON MONDAY, FEBRUARY 29, 2016 Individuals from underrepresented groups, disadvantaged backgrounds, and with disabilities are strongly encouraged to … Continue reading

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Weill Cornell CTSC Hosts Community Research Symposium

On December 2, 2015, the Weill Cornell Clinical and Translational Science Center (CTSC) brought together a packed audience of researchers and community members for the inaugural Community Research Symposium: Opportunities and Tools for Conducting Community Research. This engaging, thought-provoking meeting … Continue reading

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Learn More about Upcoming Funding and Training Opportunities at the CTSC

The Clinical and Translational Science Center (CTSC) is holding an Information Session on CTSC Education and Seed Funding Opportunities on Thursday, December 17, from 12 to 1pm. Representatives from Education, Seed Funding, and Resources & Services will answer questions and provide consultation … Continue reading

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Register Now! Opportunities & Tools for Conducting Community Research on December 2, 2015

Weill Cornell Clinical & Translational Science Center Presents Community Research Symposium: Opportunities and Tools for Conducting Community Research Join the Weill Cornell Clinical & Translational Science Center for a primer on the process of Community-Based Participatory Research in the form … Continue reading

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“Nothing rivals direct experience when it comes to patient care”: A Medical Student’s Perspective on the CTSC’s Heart-to-Heart Community Outreach Campaign

A critical component of the Weill Cornell Clinical and Translational Science Center (CTSC)’s mission is community engagement, and two of our key programs are the Community Interactive Videoconferencing (CIVIC) program, which provides distance learning to underserved NYC communities on a … Continue reading

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Clinical and Translational Science Awards (CTSA) Program Invites Participation in Meetings on Federal Policy for Human Subjects in Research

On Sept. 8, 2015, federal agencies including the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services released a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) on the Federal Policy for the Protection of Human Subjects, which was promulgated as a Common Rule in … Continue reading

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CTSC Staff Member Helps Bridge the Gap Between Research and the Community

Lula Mae Phillips, MDiv, MEd, RN, has enjoyed a significant career as an educator, pastor, and registered nurse. As the Community Engagement & Research Manager for the Weill Cornell Clinical and Translational Science Center (CTSC), she presents a public face … Continue reading

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Check out some highlights from Playing God: The Rock Opera!

Did you miss the CTSC’s one-night only presentation of Playing God: The Rock Opera? Here are a few highlights from the performance!

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Playing God Rock Opera Tackles Biomedical Ethical Debates

Check out this great write-up about the Weill Cornell Clinical and Translational Science Center’s (CTSC’s) “one-night only” presentation of the new musical Playing God: The Rock Opera on April 23, 2015! With a turn out of more than 300 attendees, … Continue reading

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