Category Archives: Honors & Awards

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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CTSC TL1 Alumna Paige Yellen Builds New Biotech Company ABC Life Sciences

Moving from academia into industry can be a daunting challenge for an early-career scientist, but it’s one that CTSC education program alumna Paige Yellen, PhD, is tackling with enthusiasm and determination. Dr. Yellen is now Founder and CEO of the … Continue reading

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Weill Cornell Graduate Student Fon Powell And CTSC Partner On NYC Health Tech Award for Novel Salt-Monitoring Technology

On Wednesday, February 17, 2016, the New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC), in partnership with Health 2.0 and Blueprint Health, announced the winners of the latest round of pilot funding from Digital Health Marketplace (formerly Pilot Health Tech NYC),  … Continue reading

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News & Announcements: September and October 2015

In this issue of News & Announcements: The Clinical and Translational Education Program (CTEP) welcomes its new class of KL2 scholars, TL1 Trainees, and Master’s degree and Certificate students in Clinical and Translational Investigation. Our trainees and degree candidates continue … Continue reading

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News & Announcements: May and June 2015

Lots of exciting news from the CTSC and our Clinical and Translational Education Program (CTEP) in May and June, including Honors and recognitions for CTEP students and faculty Exciting events like the final Research in Progress Luncheon for the 2014-2015 … Continue reading

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KL2 Scholar Babak Navi, MD, MS, Awarded K23 Career Development Grant

The Weill Cornell Clinical and Translational Science Center (CTSC) is thrilled to congratulate Babak Navi, MD, MS, a KL2 scholar in the Clinical and Translational Education Program (CTEP), for being awarded a K23 Career Development Grant from the National Institute … Continue reading

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News & Announcements: March and April 2015

In this edition of News & Announcements: Lots of exciting CTSC news for March and April, including students and mentors winning terrific awards and distinctions and and organizing and presenting at important conferences. Also, information on upcoming events and opportunities. … Continue reading

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News & Announcements: January & February 2015

In this post, CTEP scholars Babak Navi, MD; Michael Satlin, MD; and Bishoy Faltas, MD, in the news for their discoveries and awards. Upcoming courses, including 3D Printing, Writing Successful Biomedical Publications, and Society of Clinical Research Associates (SoCRA) certification. … Continue reading

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CTSC KL2 Scholar Michael Satlin, MD, Awarded K23 Research Career Development Award

Building a career as an independent researcher in academic medicine requires innovative thinking and creativity; training and good mentorship; and taking advantage of key opportunities. Michael Satlin, MD, a recent KL2 scholar of the Weill Cornell Clinical and Translational Science … Continue reading

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