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Institute of Clinical & Translational Science  Advisory Board


 
         
  The Institute for Clinical and Translational Science (ICTS) at UCI is part of a national movement, one of only 60 university medical centers, to create a culture of collaboration for unlocking the best kept secrets for cures.  
         
  “Fostering what‘s next in medicine and medical research in our community... from lab to life.”  
         
  Why We‘re Here      
  The Institute for Clinical and Translational Science (ICTS):
  • Speeds the translation of new scientific discoveries into clinical practice
  • Promotes significant improvements in community health
  • Revolutionizes clinical and translational research
  • Breaks down barriers and promotes collaboration between researchers and clinicians/physicians
  • Trains the next generation of researchers
 
  Research Portfolio      
  “Taking research and finding the clinical solution”:
  • Novel uses of robots to rehabilitate battle-injured soldiers
  • New ways to halt the epidemic of childhood obesity
  • Improved pain management for children and adults
  • Discovery of noninvasive breath biomarkers for the early detection and cure of cancer
  • New ways to help wounded warriors with rehabilitation
  • ...and much more.
 
  Community Impact      
 
  • The center is only a first step for real change in biomedical discovery
  • UCI is training the next generation of physician and nurse researchers to ensure you will benefit from groundbreaking discoveries
 
  ICTS Advisory Board      
 

The ICTS Advisory Board is  group dedicated to increasing community awareness and raising money for the ICTS. The goal is acquaint the community with the work of the ICTS and raise money for the ICTS to further its mission to fostering what’s next in medicine and medical research.

The ICTS cannot begin to achieve these goals without the active involvement of our talented clinicians, researchers from all schools, and departments here at UC Irvine plus the support of the community members.

 
     
 
 
  Please contact us for more information. 949.824.1232 • Diana Vigil, Program Manager