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    UTMB honored by TriNetX

    Commitment to increasing health research knowledge and real-world evidence generation recognized by the data network

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  • Top Honors for ITS Trainees

    Three ITS TL1 trainees received multiple awards at the ACTS 2023 meeting in Washington D.C.

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    2023 T1-T4 competition winners

    Early career researchers had three minutes to describe their translational research in this annual ITS competition

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"Better Health, for More People, More Quickly"The Institute for Translational Sciences provides infrastructure, services, and training for translational research and science and bridges the gap between investigators and the communities they serve.

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UTMB honored by TriNetX

June 6, 2023, 16:39 PM by Susan Rojahn

Commitment to increasing health research knowledge and real-world evidence generation recognized by the data network.

ITS SciTR students win neuroscience prizes

May 5, 2023, 16:36 PM by Susan Rojahn

Translational science scholars received Dr. and Mrs. Seymour Fisher Academic Excellence Awards in Neuroscience awards for excellent neuroscience papers.

ITS trainees receive top honors at ACTS 2023

April 28, 2023, 08:45 AM by Susan Rojahn

ITS trainee research posters addressing traumatic brain injury, polycystic ovary syndrome, and Ebola infections won in national competitions at the 2023 Association for Clinical and Translational Science meeting.


June SCI Cafe: Advances in Alzheimer's Research

UTMB’s Institute for Translational Sciences and the Sealy Center for Environmental Health & Medicine invite you to participate in a conversation on Hope on the Horizon: Advances in Alzheimer’s Research.

Location: MOD Coffeehouse, 2126 Post Office Street, Galveston

Date/Time: Wednesday, June 14, 2023;  5:30-6:30PM

This conversation features Giulio Taglialatela, PhD, Director, UTMB Brain Health Institute, Del Papa Distinguished Chair in Neurodegenerative Diseases, Director, Mitchell Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases, and Professor and Vice Chair in the Department of Neurology at the University of Texas Medical Branch; Alice Williams, MS, LBSW, Manager, Communications and Community Initiatives in the Sealy Center on Aging at the University of Texas Medical Branch; and Stephanie Fitzgerald, Regional Manager – Bay Area, Alzheimer’s Association Houston and Southeast Texas Chapter. 

Please join us as we explore and discuss the current research around Alzheimer’s and dementia.   

Please RSVP to Krista Bohn at krbohn@utmb.edu

Light refreshments will be provided.  

SCI Café is a community dialogue about science, health and possibilities among community members, researchers and scientists. The purpose is to engage and connect community members with science and science with the local community. Topics for SCI Cafés are driven by community learning interests and discovery from UTMB faculty.


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