CTRC Upcoming Events

  • CTSI Responsible Conduct of Research Seminar: "Authorship Ethics"
    Date: May 01, 2017
    Times: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Description: These workshops will offer a refresher to the Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) CITI course and will include didactic presentations, case studies and discussion. They are self-contained modules and free of charge to all in the Buffalo Translational Consortium. Participants are eligible to receive a CTSI Certificate of Completion.
  • Biomedical Informatics/CTSI Seminar Series/OP Jones Lecture: Nobel Laureate Michael Levitt
    Date: May 02, 2017
    Times: 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
    Description: The University at Buffalo Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) and the Department of Biomedical Informatics present the 6th Annual Oliver "O.P." Jones Lecture in the Butler Auditorium at UB`s South Campus, Tuesday, May 2, at 3:30 p.m. Dr. Michael Levitt, winner of the 2013 Nobel prize in chemistry, will speak on "The Birth and Future of Multiscale Modeling of Macromolecules." Levitt is the Robert W. and Vivian K. Cahill Endowed Professor in Cancer Research in the Department of Structural Biology at the Stanford School of Medicine. UB`s very own Dr. Ram Samudrala, Chief of Bioinformatics in the Department of Biomedical Informatics, was mentored by Dr. Levitt. During his talk, he will describe the origins of computational structural biology and present some of the most exciting current and future applications.
  • Advanced K Grant Writing Workshop
    Date: May 08, 2017
    Times: 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Description: This hands-on workshop is a great opportunity for early career investigators to focus on writing specific aims, innovation and significance as well as training and career development plans for winning K grant applications. This training will give participants comprehensive and in-depth guidance on K preparation and submission. Advice, assistance and mock grant reviews will be available to those workshop participants moving forward with grant application submission. May 8 -- Individual presentations with mentors and/or collaborators in attendance. May 15 – Individual presentations with mentors and/or collaborators in attendance
  • CTSI Responsible Conduct of Research Seminar: "Responsible Data Acquisition and Management Practices"
    Date: May 08, 2017
    Times: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Description: Responsible Data Management is the job of every investigator. There are painful penalties for violation of responsible data management. Irresponsible data management can lead to false results and improper publication which can in turn lead to your manuscript being retracted. There are accepted policies and procedures to protect yourself from irresponsible data management and to protect yourself from the consequences of an audit. You will learn how to responsibly handle your research data and where, when and how to report data breaches should they occur. These workshops will offer a refresher to the Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) CITI course and will include didactic presentations, case studies and discussion. They are self-contained modules and free of charge to all in the Buffalo Translational Consortium. Participants are eligible to receive a CTSI Certificate of Completion.
  • Advanced K Grant Writing Workshop
    Date: May 15, 2017
    Times: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Description: This hands-on workshop is a great opportunity for early career investigators to focus on writing specific aims, innovation and significance as well as training and career development plans for winning K grant applications. This training will give participants comprehensive and in-depth guidance on K preparation and submission. Advice, assistance and mock grant reviews will be available to those workshop participants moving forward with grant application submission.
  • CTSA Core Competency Statistical Workshop Series: Designing and powering studies involving a high-throughput screen followed by low-throughput validation: select case studies
    Date: May 17, 2017
    Times: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Description: This workshop is free of charge with priority given to faculty, post-docs, graduate and professional students at UB and the Buffalo Translational Consortium. Supported by the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences of the National Institutes of Health under award Number UL1TR001412