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Pathways to Cures: Clinical Translational Research Day at UC Irvine

June 27th, 2014 8:30am

The conference is an opportunity for faculty, students, and community partners to meet for a day of workshops, research posters and presentations, and opportunities to exchange ideas. We are pleased to announce that the keynote speaker for this year's event will be Dr. Chris Austin, the Director of the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS).



Registration and Faculty Networking


Welcome: Dr. Oswald Steward, Senior Associate Dean of Research and Dr. Dan Cooper Director of ICTS


Keynote Speaker: Dr. Chris Austin, Director of NIH Center for Accelerating Innovation "Catalyzing Translational Innovation"


Mentor Workshop: "Mentoring Clinical Faculty in Academic Health Centers: Enabling the Dream of 'Discover, Teach, Heal' in These Challenging Times"

Community Research Workshop: "How can partnering with community help advance research". Funding competition - Win a Team Building Conference


Poster Session A




Team Science Workshop: "From Intergalactic Exploration to the Next Cure: How Team Science Will Revolutionize Medicine"


Poster Session B


Biostatistics Workshop: "Fundamentals of Study Design and Biostatistics: Who Wants to Be a Millionaire"

Clinical Alignment Workshop: "Re-Aligning the Mission of Academic Health Centers - A Call for Disruptive Innovation"

Poster Session Topics:

Basic research studies of substantial relevance to clinical practice

Pilot and exploratory research in humans

Innovative clinical studies based on basic science findings

Community based research participatory research (focused on health and disease)

Device Exhibition a format to showcase a new device. This will allow for poster presentation along with the ability to display the device

This event has been approved for 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits


6th Annual ICTS Awards Dinner

"People Who Make A Difference in Human Health"

5:30 PM

Presentation of ICTS Clinical Translational Science Awards


Driving Directions to the Student Center




Click here for the 2014 agenda

QUESTIONS: Lisa Hinojosa
Institute for Clinical and Translational Science (ICTS)
949-824-8448  •  lisahino@uci.edu



Event CME Contact: Sarah Cushing, 714-456-2313
Enrollment Cost: $150

Target Audience
MD, PhD, RN; Translational science, medical research

Accreditation Statement
The University of California, Irvine School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement The University of California, Irvine School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Disclosure Policy
It is the policy of the University of California, Irvine School of Medicine and the University of California CME Consortium to ensure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in all CME activities. Full disclosure of conflicts and conflict resolutions will be made prior to the activity in writing via handout materials, insert, or syllabus.

AB 1195 Compliance Statement
This activity is in compliance with California Assembly Bill 1195, which requires continuing medical education activities with patient care components to include curriculum in the subjects of cultural and linguistic competency. For specific information and resources regarding Bill 1195 and definitions of cultural and linguistic competency, please visit the CME website at www.meded.uci.edu/cme.

Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA)
In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, we will make every reasonable effort to accommodate your needs. For any special requests, please call Lisa Hinojosa, 949-824-8448 on or before June 20, 2014.