Category Archives: Research

Register NOW for CTSC Clinical and Translational Education Program Fall 2016 Courses

The Clinical and Translational Science Center (CTSC) 2016 Fall Semester Courses Survey Research and Questionnaire Design Tuesdays (4:30 – 6:00pm) September 1 – November 11, 2016 This course will provide an overview of survey research methods for health-related research with … Continue reading

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Register Now for ACRP Classroom Certification Prep Course, July 23, 2016

Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) Classroom Certification Prep Course Sponsored by the Clinical and Translational Science Center (CTSC) The Weill Cornell Clinical and Translational Science Center is pleased to announce that we will be sponsoring the New York Metropolitan … 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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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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Join Us for the Next Research in Progress Luncheon, Friday, May 13, 2016

WEILL CORNELL MEDICINE CLINICAL & TRANSLATIONAL SCIENCE CENTER RESEARCH IN PROGRESS LUNCH SERIES Conducting mentored clinical and translational research from the perspective of Trainees and Scholars Luncheon Host Kendall Smith, MD CTSC Associate Program Director Rochelle Belfer Professor in Medicine … 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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Interested in becoming a Certified Clinical Research Professional? SoCRA Certification Q&A – February 16th

SoCRA CCRP Certification – Q&A Session Sponsored by the Clinical and Translational Science Center (CTSC) and Hospital for Special Surgery Tuesday, February 16, 2016 10:30AM-11:30AM Belfer Research Building (413 East 69th St), Rooms BB 302 B/C   Are you interested … Continue reading

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CTSC Bioinformatics Core offers NextflowWorkbench training

The biomedical informatics core of the CTSC is offering the NextflowWorkbench language to help write data analysis pipelines/workflows. NextflowWorkbench takes advantage of the Nextflow middleware and makes it possible for beginners in bioinformatics to quickly assemble efficient, parallel, portable, and reproducible workflows. … 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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