Apr 26 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
3:30 pm
ITM partner CHeSS and the Department of Public Health Sciences are pleased to host the first annual Will Manning Memorial Lecture. Speaker: Alan M. Zaslavsky, PhD Professor of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School Talk: “Health...
Billings Hospital, L-168
5:00 pm
The NIH’s National Cancer Institute (the NIH is the parent organization of the ITM) will fund $4 million to approximately 10 exploratory projects that develop or validate emerging technologies that contribute to targeting, probing, or...
5:00 pm
The NIH’s National Cancer Institute (the NIH is the parent organization of the ITM) will fund $4 million to approximately 10 exploratory projects focused on the inception and early-stage development of innovative molecular and cellular...
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 Room W-507
12:00 pm
This week’s lecture will feature: Leif Elsmo, MBA UChicago Medicine This academic year ITM will partner with Research in Progress (RIP) to offer Friday lectures for ITM’s training in “Advanced Community-Based Participatory Research” (CBPR). The Advanced...
W-229
1:26 pm
Apply for your chance at: up to $60,000 for your research access to the ITM’s resources and network to make your project happen a video highlighting your findings
May 2 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
Join UChicago’s Department of Medicine for grand rounds. David A. Fox, MD Frederick G. L. Huetwell and William D. Robinson, M.D. Professor of Rheumatology; Professor, Department of Internal Medicine; Chief, Division of Rheumatology; University of...
Billings Hospital Room P-117
5:30 pm
Kick off Innovation Fest 2017 on May 2 with this event, which brings together UChicago leaders and scientists to discuss translational research, including opening remarks from ITM’s Director Julian Solway. The evening will include a series of...
Polsky Exchange North - Theater
12:00 am
The EQuaTR conference, hosted by ITM’s Chicagoland CTSA partner NUCATS, offers professionals in clinical and translational research the opportunity to gain additional knowledge on current trends and issues in clinical research for application in their...
Prentice Women’s Hospital
9:00 am
ITM partner the Center for Research Informatics’s (CRI) seminar series provides free training for the UChicago community. This session will focus on genomics data visualization. Learn more and register for the seminar here. Source: Center for...
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 Room W-507
May 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...
May 9 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
Join UChicago’s Department of Medicine for grand rounds. David A. Fox, MD Frederick G. L. Huetwell and William D. Robinson, M.D. Professor of Rheumatology; Professor, Department of Internal Medicine; Chief, Division of Rheumatology; University of...
Billings Hospital Room P-117
5:00 pm
The NIH’s National Cancer Institute will fund up to $325,000 per year for projects developing new technical capabilities for cancer research and clinical oncology. This funding opportunity lines up with the Blue Ribbon Panel (BRP) of the...
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 Room W-507
5:00 pm
The Sharing Partnership for Innovative Research in Translation (SPIRiT), a CTSA consortium, has a new funding program in part funded by the ITM that supports pilot research projects between investigators from SPIRiT sites, including Johns Hopkins...
May 16 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
Join UChicago’s Department of Medicine for grand rounds. David A. Fox, MD Frederick G. L. Huetwell and William D. Robinson, M.D. Professor of Rheumatology; Professor, Department of Internal Medicine; Chief, Division of Rheumatology; University of...
Billings Hospital Room P-117
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 Room W-507
12:00 am
A basic knowledge of the microbiome is crucial to clinical research. During Innovation Fest 2017, join UChicago’s Microbiome Center leadership and ITM investigators Jack Gilbert, PhD, John Alverdy, MD, & Eugene Chang, MD, at the first...
Marine Biological Laboratory - Woods Hole, MA
May 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
Join UChicago’s Department of Medicine for grand rounds. David A. Fox, MD Frederick G. L. Huetwell and William D. Robinson, M.D. Professor of Rheumatology; Professor, Department of Internal Medicine; Chief, Division of Rheumatology; University of...
Billings Hospital Room P-117
May 23 @ 5:00 pm – 5:00 pm
5:00 pm
UChicago’s Microbiome Center is offering a course to introduce clinicians to resources and people leading microbiome research: “Getting Involved with Microbiome Research for Clinicians: From Sequencing to Grant Writing.” The course will improve understanding of microbiome research...
Marine Biological Laboratory, Board Room
5:00 pm
The National Institute of Mental Health will fund up to $1.75 million per year for applications for Silvio O. Conte Centers for Basic Neuroscience or Translational Mental Health Research. The institute seeks teams of researchers employing...
6:00 pm
  Getting Better, Faster: Optimizing Drug Trials and Medical Treatment When: Wednesday, May 24, 2017 | 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. EST (Eastern Standard Time) Where: Hyatt Regency Boston (1 Ave de Lafayette, Boston, MA) Who should attend:...
Hyatt Regency Boston
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 Room W-507
May 30 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
Join UChicago’s Department of Medicine for grand rounds. David A. Fox, MD Frederick G. L. Huetwell and William D. Robinson, M.D. Professor of Rheumatology; Professor, Department of Internal Medicine; Chief, Division of Rheumatology; University of...
Billings Hospital Room P-117
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 IT Services and the Polsky Center, will do...
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 Room W-507
5:00 pm
The National Cancer Institute will award $400,000 per year for up to five years for projects that develop state-of-the-art biomimetic tissue-engineered technologies for cancer research. Collaborative, multidisciplinary projects that engage the fields of regenerative medicine, tissue...
5:00 pm
NIH’s, the ITM’s parent organization, National Institute on Aging and National Cancer Institute will fund research projects that increase our understanding of the clinical translational potential of metformin to delay aging changes or to extend healthy...
Jun 6 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
12:00 pm
Join UChicago’s Department of Medicine for grand rounds. David A. Fox, MD Frederick G. L. Huetwell and William D. Robinson, M.D. Professor of Rheumatology; Professor, Department of Internal Medicine; Chief, Division of Rheumatology; University of...
Billings Hospital Room P-117
Apr
26
Wed
Will Manning Memorial Lecture @ Billings Hospital, L-168
Apr 26 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

ITM partner CHeSS and the Department of Public Health Sciences are pleased to host the first annual Will Manning Memorial Lecture.

Speaker:

Alan M. Zaslavsky, PhD
Professor of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School

Talk:

“Health Care Quality, Social Disparities, and Causality”

Learn more and register for the lecture here.

DEADLINE: Advanced Development and Validation of Emerging Molecular and Cellular Analysis Technologies for Basic and Clinical Cancer Research Letter of Intent
Apr 26 @ 5:00 pm
DEADLINE: Advanced Development and Validation of Emerging Molecular and Cellular Analysis Technologies for Basic and Clinical Cancer Research Letter of Intent

The NIH’s National Cancer Institute (the NIH is the parent organization of the ITM) will fund $4 million to approximately 10 exploratory projects that develop or validate emerging technologies that contribute to targeting, probing, or assessing molecular and cellular features of cancer biology. Projects should show potential to improve cancer biology research, early detection and screening, clinical diagnosis, treatment, control, epidemiology, and/or address issues associated with cancer health disparities.

Learn more and submit your Letter of Intent.

Source: National Cancer Institute

DEADLINE: Innovative Molecular and Cellular Analysis Technologies for Basic and Clinical Cancer Research Letter of Intent
Apr 26 @ 5:00 pm
DEADLINE: Innovative Molecular and Cellular Analysis Technologies for Basic and Clinical Cancer Research Letter of Intent

The NIH’s National Cancer Institute (the NIH is the parent organization of the ITM) will fund $4 million to approximately 10 exploratory projects focused on the inception and early-stage development of innovative molecular and cellular analysis technologies. Projects should show potential to improve cancer biology research, early detection and screening, clinical diagnosis, treatment, control, epidemiology, and/or address issues associated with cancer health disparities.

Learn more and submit your Letter of Intent.

Source: National Cancer Institute

Apr
27
Thu
Essentials of Patient-Oriented Research (EPOR) @ Billings Hospital Room W-507
Apr 27 @ 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 winter session focuses on Statistical Methods in Clinical Research.

Speaker:

Ted Karrison, PhD

Research Professor & Director Biostat Lab

Classes run April 6 through June 29 from 5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Learn more about EPOR here.

Apr
28
Fri
Advanced Community-Based Participatory Research (CBPR) Training Program @ W-229
Apr 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

This week’s lecture will feature:

Leif Elsmo, MBA

UChicago Medicine

This academic year ITM will partner with Research in Progress (RIP) to offer Friday lectures for ITM’s training in “Advanced Community-Based Participatory Research” (CBPR). The Advanced CBPR Training Program meets the growing demand for educational resources that help build the knowledge and skills necessary to develop and sustain effective CBPR partnerships. Lunch is provided.

Learn more and register here.

DEADLINE: Applications for NEW ITM Pilot Awards
Apr 28 @ 1:26 pm
DEADLINE: Applications for NEW ITM Pilot Awards

Apply for your chance at:

  • up to $60,000 for your research
  • access to the ITM’s resources and network to make your project happen
  • a video highlighting your findings

Click Here to Learn More and Apply.

May
2
Tue
Grand Rounds @ Billings Hospital Room P-117
May 2 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Join UChicago’s Department of Medicine for grand rounds.

David A. Fox, MD
Frederick G. L. Huetwell and William D. Robinson, M.D. Professor of Rheumatology; Professor, Department of Internal Medicine; Chief, Division of Rheumatology; University of Michigan
“Rheumatoid Arthritis: The Next Steps Towards Cause, Cure and Prevention”

View a complete schedule of upcoming Grand Rounds.

Critical Translation: From Science to Solutions @ Polsky Exchange North - Theater
May 2 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Kick off Innovation Fest 2017 on May 2 with this event, which brings together UChicago leaders and scientists to discuss translational research, including opening remarks from ITM’s Director Julian Solway. The evening will include a series of TED-style talks highlighting our scientists’ latest research, covering everything from culture to collaboration.

John Flavin
Associate Vice President for Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Eric Isaacs
The Robert A. Millikan Distinguished Service Professor in Physics
Executive Vice President for Research, Innovation and National Laboratories

Julian Solway
Director, Institute for Translational Medicine (ITM)
Walter L. Palmer Distinguished Service Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics
Dean for Translational Medicine

Yossi Weizmann
Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry

Richard Kraig
William D. Mabie Professor in the Neurosciences
Departments of Neurology and Neurobiology, Pharmacology and Physiology
Director, Migraine Headache Clinic

Yamuna Krishnan
Professor, Department of Chemistry

 

Learn more and register here.

This annual festival is led by UChicago’s top leaders in innovation, including the Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, the Institute for Translational Medicine, the Social Enterprise Initiative at Chicago Booth, and UChicago Research, Innovation and National Laboratories.

 

May
4
Thu
Enhancing Quality in the Translational Research (EQuaTR) Workforce Conference @ Prentice Women’s Hospital
May 4 all-day
Enhancing Quality in the Translational Research (EQuaTR) Workforce Conference @ Prentice Women’s Hospital | Chicago | Illinois | United States

The EQuaTR conference, hosted by ITM’s Chicagoland CTSA partner NUCATS, offers professionals in clinical and translational research the opportunity to gain additional knowledge on current trends and issues in clinical research for application in their professional setting. Topics which will be discussed at the conference include  e-consents, human subjects project regulations, using a single IRB for multi-site research, and how mobile devices are changing patient engagement.

Learn more and register here.

Source: NUCATS

CRI Seminar Series: Genomics Data Visualization
May 4 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
CRI Seminar Series: Genomics Data Visualization

ITM partner the Center for Research Informatics’s (CRI) seminar series provides free training for the UChicago community.

This session will focus on genomics data visualization.

Learn more and register for the seminar here.

Source: Center for Research Informatics