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NIH Online Clinical Research Course Registration Open

The Clinical Research Training Center is again this year serving as a remote site for the NIH’s popular free online...

CRTC Announces New 2016 Scholars

The CRTC is pleased to announce that 86 new scholars joined programs in 2016. This includes 8 KL2 Career Development...

Shayna Conner says there may not be an effect of pot on pregnancy

Based on unadjusted data, the review found a link between marijuana use and both low birth weight and preterm delivery....

Mario Castro talks about new asthma drug

Dr. Mario Castro, Director of the Office of Training Grants and the Office Faculty Development, speaks to the Arizona Daily...

Kuhlmann study may explain why people with type O blood more likely to die of cholera

People with blood type O often get more severely ill from cholera than people of other blood types. New research...

Federal STEM Graduate Seminar Series – How to Successfully Apply for Federal Fellowships

Webinar, Wednesday, August 24th between Noon-1:30pm CST. This workshop, sponsored by the Graduate Education Interagency Working Group, is entitled “How...

William Hawkins receives $10.4 million NCI grant for pancreatic cancer research

Dr. William Hawkins, MTPCI Alumni, and current CRTC mentor, is principal investigator of a $10.4 million National Cancer Institute (NCI) grant...

Jane Garbutt interviewed for St Louis American “Health Matters” feature

Dr. Jane Garbutt, Director of the Mentored Training Program in Clinical Investigation and Co-Director of the KL2 Career Development Program, was...

Terrance Kummer awarded NIH grant to study brain activity in coma

Dr. Terrance Kummer, KL2 alumni and current MSCI scholars, along with ShiNung Ching from the School of Engineering were awarded...

Sarah Hartz comments on medical research methodology

“Most of those are based on educated white people, and not on the full range of the American population,” said...