Oct 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
This seminar series brings leading experts in a variety of fields to your table for a dynamic (free) lunch session focusing on biological translational research. Speakers range from senior UChicago investigators to renowned experts from...
Billings Hospital, P-315
5:00 pm
The NIH’s National Institute on Aging will award $40,000 per year to applications from qualified researchers to acquire training and career development experiences that close expertise gaps in data science and in drug discovery. The goal...
12:00 am
Our national CTSA partner Northwestern University Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (NUCATS) is now accepting letters of intent for the Multidisciplinary Training Program in Child and Adolescent Health (TL1) Award for a tentative March 1,...
5:00 pm
The Department of Pediatrics is now accepting applications for $5,000 in seed funding for promising clinical and health outcomes research projects focused on the health of children and their families. Project support is available to...
5:00 pm
Essentials of Patient-Oriented Research (EPOR) is an introduction to clinical research course. The three-quarter series is presented by a diverse team of experts involved in the full spectrum of clinical research at the University of...
Billings Hospital, W-507
2:00 pm
ITM partner the Center for Research Informatics (CRI), along with the Master of Science in Biomedical Informatics program, is launching the Computational Life Sciences Seminar Series (CLSSS). This seminar showcases initiatives that can help you...
Gordon Center for Integrative Science Meeting Room W303
Oct 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
This seminar series brings leading experts in a variety of fields to your table for a dynamic (free) lunch session focusing on biological translational research. Speakers range from senior UChicago investigators to renowned experts from...
Billings Hospital, P-315
5:00 pm
Essentials of Patient-Oriented Research (EPOR) is an introduction to clinical research course. The three-quarter series is presented by a diverse team of experts involved in the full spectrum of clinical research at the University of...
Billings Hospital, W-507
8:30 am
Join UChicago’s Center for Translational and Policy Research of Chronic Diseases – led by ITM investigator Elbert Huang – for their Fifth Annual Research Symposium and Poster Session. The event will feature speakers and poster presentations about chronic...
Knapp Center of Biomedical Discovery – KCBD 1103
5:00 pm
Essentials of Patient-Oriented Research (EPOR) is an introduction to clinical research course. The three-quarter series is presented by a diverse team of experts involved in the full spectrum of clinical research at the University of...
Billings Hospital, W-507
12:00 am
The ITM’s parent organization the National Institutes of Health’s (NIH) Big Data to Knowledge (BD2K) program was created to enable biomedical research as a digital research enterprise. The program is pleased to announce the launch of...
12:00 am
The Mechthild Esser Nemmers Prize in Medical Science is awarded to a physician-scientist whose body of research exhibits outstanding achievement in medical science. Nominate a researcher for this biennial prize of $200,000! The Nemmers Prize recipient...
12:00 am
At the core of any Innovation Lab is the combination of a difficult problem, a diverse group of participants, and a facilitated five-day journey through the creative problem-solving process. At Innovation Lab Buffalo, explore solutions...
Embassy Suites Buffalo
5:00 pm
Essentials of Patient-Oriented Research (EPOR) is an introduction to clinical research course. The three-quarter series is presented by a diverse team of experts involved in the full spectrum of clinical research at the University of...
Billings Hospital, W-507
12:00 am
Our national CTSA partner Northwestern University Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (NUCATS) is now accepting applications for the Multidisciplinary Training Program in Child and Adolescent Health (TL1) Award for a tentative March 1, 2018 start...
12:00 am
Our national CTSA partner Northwestern University Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (NUCATS) is now accepting letters of intent for the Multidisciplinary Training Program in Child and Adolescent Health (TL1) Award for a tentative March 1,...
Nov 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
Join the ITM and the Community Advisory and Review Council (CARC) to give University of Chicago faculty feedback on the best ways to do their research on the South Side. The meeting will also feature UChicago...
5:00 pm
Essentials of Patient-Oriented Research (EPOR) is an introduction to clinical research course. The three-quarter series is presented by a diverse team of experts involved in the full spectrum of clinical research at the University of...
Billings Hospital, W-507
Nov 15 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
6:00 pm
CureAccelerator Live is a philanthropic networking and pitch event presented by the Cures Within Reach Young Professional Board. It raises awareness of and funding for innovative repurposing research projects. Teams of researchers and clinicians present...
MATTER
Nov 16 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
This seminar series brings leading experts in a variety of fields to your table for a dynamic (free) lunch session focusing on biological translational research. Speakers range from senior UChicago investigators to renowned experts from...
Billings Hospital, P-315
5:00 pm
Essentials of Patient-Oriented Research (EPOR) is an introduction to clinical research course. The three-quarter series is presented by a diverse team of experts involved in the full spectrum of clinical research at the University of...
Billings Hospital, W-507
5:00 pm
Essentials of Patient-Oriented Research (EPOR) is an introduction to clinical research course. The three-quarter series is presented by a diverse team of experts involved in the full spectrum of clinical research at the University of...
Billings Hospital, W-507
5:00 pm
Translating biomedical discoveries into real-world applications is essential to improving human health. It’s a complex process that can result in delays of years or decades before improved patient outcomes result from discoveries in biomedical research – and...
Nov 30 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
This seminar series brings leading experts in a variety of fields to your table for a dynamic (free) lunch session focusing on biological translational research. Speakers range from senior UChicago investigators to renowned experts from...
Billings Hospital, P-315
12:00 am
Full-time faculty in any track at UChicago are invited to apply for Safadi Pilot Grants for up to $30,000 for innovative translational neuroscience collaborations or to help support fellowship training. Serving as a bridge between...
12:00 am
UChicago students, faculty, staff and alums can apply for the chance to win $10,000 to build an app. Submit your good idea, and UChicago, in partnership with ITM’s partner the Polsky Center and IT Services,...
Jan 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
Join the ITM and the Community Advisory and Review Council (CARC) to give University of Chicago faculty feedback on the best ways to do their research on the South Side. The meeting will also feature UChicago...
12:00 am
The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) and Science Translational Medicine are now accepting applications for the 2018 AAAS Martin and Rose Wachtel Cancer Research Award. This annual award honors early-career investigators who have performed...
12:00 am
UChicago students, faculty, staff and alums can apply for the chance to win $10,000 to build an app. Submit your good idea, and UChicago, in partnership with ITM’s partner the Polsky Center and IT Services,...
Oct
12
Thu
Pathobiology of Disease Seminar @ Billings Hospital, P-315
Oct 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

This seminar series brings leading experts in a variety of fields to your table for a dynamic (free) lunch session focusing on biological translational research.

Speakers range from senior UChicago investigators to renowned experts from around the world.

These Pathobiology of Disease Seminars are made possible thanks to support from the University of Chicago Department of Pathology, the ITM, and the Committee on Molecular Medicine.

Speaker:

Jonathan L. Hecht, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Pathology

Beth-Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Boston, MA

“Placental Pathology”

Click here for a complete schedule of events and to find out which expert you could lunch with this week.

DEADLINE: Research Career Enhancement Award to Advance Therapy Development for Alzheimer’s (K18) Applications
Oct 12 @ 5:00 pm
DEADLINE: Research Career Enhancement Award to Advance Therapy Development for Alzheimer's (K18) Applications

The NIH’s National Institute on Aging will award $40,000 per year to applications from qualified researchers to acquire training and career development experiences that close expertise gaps in data science and in drug discovery. The goal of the program is to allow Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) researchers to expand their expertise to become more effective in leading cross-disciplinary, translational, team-science projects in AD research.

Learn more and submit your application.

Source: National Institute on Aging

Oct
13
Fri
DEADLINE: Multidisciplinary Training Program in Child and Adolescent Health (TL1) Award Letter of Intent
Oct 13 all-day
DEADLINE: Multidisciplinary Training Program in Child and Adolescent Health (TL1) Award Letter of Intent
Our national CTSA partner Northwestern University Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (NUCATS) is now accepting letters of intent for the Multidisciplinary Training Program in Child and Adolescent Health (TL1) Award for a tentative March 1, 2018 start date. This award provides nearly $60,000, mentoring, protected research time and professional development opportunities to postdoctoral fellows in pediatrics, engineering and data science who are interested in conducting child health research. The goal of the program is to train young investigators for a career as independent researchers while also working to solve pediatric health problems.
Oct
15
Sun
DEADLINE: Department of Pediatrics Scholarship Seed Funding Program Applications
Oct 15 @ 5:00 pm
DEADLINE: Department of Pediatrics Scholarship Seed Funding Program Applications

The Department of Pediatrics is now accepting applications for $5,000 in seed funding for promising clinical and health outcomes research projects focused on the health of children and their families. Project support is available to faculty, fellows, and/or residents with faculty mentors, with the goal of generating preliminary data for subsequent funding applications. Seed funding is available to support services from ITM’s partner Center for Research Informatics (CRI). Examples include data requests from the Clinical Research Data Warehouse (CRDW), data analysis by the Bioinformatics Core, or application development.

Learn More Here

Oct
17
Tue
Essentials of Patient-Oriented Research (EPOR) @ Billings Hospital, W-507
Oct 17 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Essentials of Patient-Oriented Research (EPOR) @ Billings Hospital, W-507

Essentials of Patient-Oriented Research (EPOR) is an introduction to clinical research course. The three-quarter series is presented by a diverse team of experts involved in the full spectrum of clinical research at the University of Chicago. The course serves as a cornerstone for young faculty interested in a career in clinical or translational research, as well as an important part of any fellow or K awardee training plan. The fall session focuses on Introductory Topics to Clinical Research.

Speaker: TBD

Learn More Here

Oct
18
Wed
Computational Life Sciences Seminar Series @ Gordon Center for Integrative Science Meeting Room W303
Oct 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Computational Life Sciences Seminar Series @ Gordon Center for Integrative Science Meeting Room W303 | Chicago | Illinois | United States

ITM partner the Center for Research Informatics (CRI), along with the Master of Science in Biomedical Informatics program, is launching the Computational Life Sciences Seminar Series (CLSSS). This seminar showcases initiatives that can help you access and utilize big data in your work. The seminar speakers will showcase some of these initiatives, involving both clinical/genomics data (like the Genomic Data Commons) and environmental data (like the OCC Environmental Data Commons). Come learn about opportunities to use data in your research and/or develop software that interacts with the commons framework.

Speakers:

Michael Fitzsimons, PhD

Director of User Services, Center for Data Intensive Science (CDIS)

Zac Flamig, PhD

Postdoctoral Scholar, CDIS

Learn More Here

Oct
19
Thu
Pathobiology of Disease Seminar @ Billings Hospital, P-315
Oct 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

This seminar series brings leading experts in a variety of fields to your table for a dynamic (free) lunch session focusing on biological translational research.

Speakers range from senior UChicago investigators to renowned experts from around the world.

These Pathobiology of Disease Seminars are made possible thanks to support from the University of Chicago Department of Pathology, the ITM, and the Committee on Molecular Medicine.

Speaker:

Anna Tierens, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Pathology

University Health Network

Toronto, Ontario

“TBA”

Click here for a complete schedule of events and to find out which expert you could lunch with this week.

Oct
24
Tue
Essentials of Patient-Oriented Research (EPOR) @ Billings Hospital, W-507
Oct 24 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Essentials of Patient-Oriented Research (EPOR) is an introduction to clinical research course. The three-quarter series is presented by a diverse team of experts involved in the full spectrum of clinical research at the University of Chicago. The course serves as a cornerstone for young faculty interested in a career in clinical or translational research, as well as an important part of any fellow or K awardee training plan. The fall session focuses on Introductory Topics to Clinical Research.

Speaker:

Julian Solway, MD

Talk:

Resources at the ITM

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Oct
27
Fri
Insight to Innovation: Women in STEM Leadership Conference @ Harper Court Conference Center, Room 1121
Oct 27 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Oct
31
Tue
Fifth Annual Research Symposium and Poster Session: Reforming Medicaid @ Knapp Center of Biomedical Discovery – KCBD 1103
Oct 31 @ 8:30 am – 3:00 pm
Fifth Annual Research Symposium and Poster Session: Reforming Medicaid @ Knapp Center of Biomedical Discovery – KCBD 1103 | Chicago | Illinois | United States

Join UChicago’s Center for Translational and Policy Research of Chronic Diseases – led by ITM investigator Elbert Huang – for their Fifth Annual Research Symposium and Poster Session. The event will feature speakers and poster presentations about chronic diseases and health care policy, including remarks from two of our investigators.

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