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ODAT supports innovations to improve health equity and accessibility

CTSI’s Office of Discovery and Translation is supporting the development of novel solutions designed to reduce health disparities.
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Building trust in science through Power of Partnerships 2021

The 2021 Power of Partnerships event focused on building trust in science and the Covid-19 vaccine through community academic dialogue.
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CTSI honors sixteen travel awardees during 2020 Poster Session

The 2020 CTSI Poster Session honored mentors, Scholars, and community-engaged research grantees supported by two CTSI offices: the Research Education, Training, and Career Development core (CTSI-Ed) and the Community Engagement to Advance…
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Helping researchers test new COVID-19 treatments quickly

Accelerating research has become more important than ever in the face of a global pandemic.
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Innovating for COVID-19 clinical care and recovery efforts

Shortly after healthcare system M Health Fairview converted Bethesda into a COVID-19 hospital, they teamed up with CTSI. Together, the partners built a robust infrastructure for COVID-19 research, pursuing innovative ways to engage…
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Creating customized approaches for communities in the fight against COVID-19

To mitigate risk of COVID-19, two University of Minnesota (UMN) researchers are analyzing factors such as race, economic stability, living environment, education, and more to get a more comprehensive, holistic picture of health. This will…

UMN researcher develops a COVID-19 tracking strategy with underserved communities in mind

To monitor the spread of COVID-19, researchers at the University of Minnesota Medical School in Duluth are turning to an unconventional indicator: sewage.  Glenn Simmons Jr., PhD, is co-leading an effort to test wastewater across…
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CTSI’s annual Poster Session 2019 honors Mentors of the Year

The annual CTSI Poster Session took place on September 16 and was a festive gathering to honor Scholars and mentors from CTSI’s Research Education, Training, and Career Development Core, CTSI-Ed, and share their work.
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CTSI Scholar awarded national Young Investigator Award in Integrative Medicine and Health

University of Minnesota Duluth Medical School student and CTSI Advanced Pathways to Research Program (A-PReP) Scholar was recently awarded the Young Investigator Award at the International Congress on Integrative Medicine and Health in…
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Three U of M faculty honored with CTSI Mentor of the Year awards

CTSI honored three University of Minnesota faculty members with awards for their excellence in research mentorship at its annual Poster Session held Sept. 12:

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