Miami CTSI


Diversity Supplement Award Extends Areas of Investigation for Faculty’s Funded RO1


Lina Shehadeh, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Medicine in the Division of Cardiology and Interdisciplinary Stem Cell Institute (ISCI), and Miami CTSI Eureka Translational Medicine Program graduate, recently was awarded a National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) diversity supplement award to her funded NHLBI RO1 grant.

9th Annual CHW/Promotores Symposium Returns to S. Florida


The Miami CTSI was a co-sponsor of the 9th Annual Community Health Worker/Promotores Southeast Florida Regional Symposium, which took place on April 26 in Royal Palm Beach and on April 30 at the Miami Dade College Hialeah Campus.

Use ResearchMatch to Help With Recruitment and Feasibility Analysis


University of Miami investigators have access to ResearchMatch, a national database of volunteers for research studies. This unique free recruitment tool, funded by the National Institutes of Health Clinical and Translational Science Award program, connects researchers and potential participants in a convenient way.

Building a Team of Mentors for Success Was Spotlight of February Connection Gathering


One of the key components of a successful company or organization is its board of directors. The board oversees activities, provides guidance and, overall, acts in the best interest of the organization’s members or a company’s shareholders. Having a personal board of directors in the form of mentors can be just as important in advancing career development, according to Greg Austin, M.D., M.P.H., Director of Junior Faculty Development at the University of Colorado School of Medicine.