Penn State CTSI

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    Recent Topics in Research Methods

    Join the CTSI for a bi-weekly research methods seminar series throughout the Spring 2015 semester. All seminars will be videoconferenced between University Park and Hershey.

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    Penn State Pathway to Partnership (P3) Initiative

    P3 provides seed funding and support to stimulate new collaborations & broaden existing collaborations to develop new research directions.

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    Clinical Services Core

    The mission of the Clinical Research Program is to provide places, means, and, and an incentive for researchers from a broad array of disciplines and departments to conduct patient-oriented and community-centered clinical and translational research.

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    Community Engagement Enhancement Funding

    Funds available for investigators to enhance an existing health-related research project with community engagement. Rolling applications; next round due April 30.

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    eagle-i, a nationally prominent resource catalog and search tool, is now available at Penn State! By improving the flow of relevant information through the biomedical research community, eagle-i has the potential to accelerate development of diagnostics, treatments, and prevention strategies.

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Penn State CTSI

The most important challenge facing academic medical centers is translating new research findings into tangible health benefits that improve lives. Penn State has created the Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) to serve as an independent but highly integrated academic engine for clinical and translational science.

The CTSI builds on the strong tradition and rich experience of collaborative interdisciplinary thinking that exists at Penn State and brings this wide breadth of academic endeavor—including traditional biomedical activities, social sciences, arts, communications, economics, education, engineering, ethics, and health care delivery and policy—to bear on health.

The long-range goal of the CTSI is to develop, implement and make available to the community at large new methods to predict, prevent and effectively treat human disease.

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