Week of January 16, 2017
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Tufts CTSI Pilot Studies Program Awardees Announced


The Tufts CTSI Pilot Studies Program provides awardees with critical planning and preliminary study support for projects representing all phases of the translational science spectrum. Tufts CTSI announces six recipients of 2017 Pilot Studies grants:
  • Tania Konry, PhD, Northeastern University
    (Co-PI: Andrew Evens, DO, MSc, Tufts Medical Center)
     
  • Alisa Lincoln, PhD, MPH, BA/BS, Northeastern University
     
  • Danielle Levac, PhD, Northeastern University
    (Co-PI: Nathan Ward, PhD, Tufts University)
     
  • Monika Mitra, PhD, Brandeis University 
     
  • Mary Ann Volpe, MD, Tufts Medical Center
    (Co-PIs: Jill Maron, MD, MPH, Tufts Medical Center; Anjali Iyengar, MD, Tufts Medical Center; Jared Auclair, PhD, Northeastern University)
     
  • Linda Hudson, ScD, ScM, MSPH, Tufts University School of Medicine
    (Co-PI: Sara Folta, PhD, Tufts University)
Congratulations to all of the awardees and their teams on their excellent applications, and thank you to our reviewers for their time and dedication.


PCORI Researchers Networking Reception, January 19


Interested in connecting with Boston-area researchers of color while learning about the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI)? Join the Boston BRI...DGE team for a networking reception on Thursday, January 19 from 5:30-7:00PM at Northeastern Crossing (1175 Tremont Street, Boston). 

This event is free, and appetizers and beverages will be provided.
Please register here to attend. 

If you have any questions, please contact Yareliz Diaz, Project Coordinator. 


Get Research Help from Tufts CTSI Epidemiologists & Statisticians


Need assistance with study design, statistics, or scientific rigor and transparency? Tufts CTSI offers weekly office hours:
  • Wednesdays, 8:00-9:00AM, 35 Kneeland Street, 10th Floor: stop by a Drop-in Session for help with all of the above, plus REDCap and Research Process Improvement assistance.
  • Fridays, noon-1:00PM, by phone: researchers on the Tufts University Medford campus are invited to schedule a phone consultation by sending an email to info@tuftsctsi.org that includes:
    • Your name, title, and department
    • A brief summary of your project
    • A short summary of your question
    • Your phone number
Need other assistance or consultation? Submit a request and someone will contact you within two business days.

Seminars, Drop-in Sessions, & Events


Please click on the links below for event information and registration. To view all upcoming Tufts CTSI events, visit our calendar.
 
Monday
1/16
Tuesday
1/17
Wednesday
1/18
Thursday
1/19
Friday
1/20
     HOLIDAY                                 BERD Center
Drop-in Session
& REDCap Help

8:00-9:00AM
35 Kneeland St.
10th Floor
Boston
                       Medford Phone
Office Hours
noon-1:00PM
Email
info@tuftsctsi.org
for appointment
Monday
1/23
Tuesday
1/24
Wednesday
1/25
Thursday
1/26
Friday
1/27
    BERD Center
Drop-in Session
& REDCap Help

8:00-9:00AM
35 Kneeland St.
10th Floor
Boston

Seminar:
Civic Life & 
Health Research

9:30-11:00AM
Sackler 216A
145 Harrison Ave
Boston
Or via live webcast
  Medford Phone
Office Hours
noon-1:00PM
Email
info@tuftsctsi.org
for appointment
Monday
1/30
Tuesday
1/31
Wednesday
2/1
Thursday
2/2
Friday
2/3
    BERD Center
Drop-in Session
& REDCap Help

8:00-9:00AM
35 Kneeland St.
10th Floor
Boston
  Medford Phone
Office Hours
noon-1:00PM
Email
info@tuftsctsi.org
for appointment

How Can We Help You?

Looking for a collaborator or mentor? Need assistance with study design, statistical analysis, or clinical trials? Want to consult with an expert on patient-centered outcomes research, community engagement, comparative effectiveness research or One Health?

Tufts CTSI is ready to help! To get started, use our online request form. Once we receive your request, we'll get back to you within two business days. 

Cite It!

We're counting on you.


Please help to ensure the future of clinical and translational research at Tufts.
Cite the NIH CTSA award any time you use Tufts CTSI resources, services, and facilities:

UL1TR001064


For more information, visit our How to Cite Tufts CTSI web page.
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