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"
Presentation of ICTS Clinical Translational Science Awards
QUESTIONS: Lisa Hinojosa