Select events are featured below. Please view the Advance-CTR calendar for a list of all upcoming events.
PRIM&R At Your Doorstep Workshop
October 30, 2017
8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Women and Infants Hospital
Advance-CTR Open House
November 6, 2017
233 Richmond Street
Advance-CTR Seminar Series
Marcella Thompson, PhD (presenting), and Elizabeth Hoover, PhD: "Community-engaged tribal research to assess dietary exposures to mercury and PCBs"
Second presentation to be announced.
Details: Thursday, November 9, 2017 at the Brown School of Public Health, room 245, from 12-1 p.m. Light refreshments will be provided. Attendees may bring their lunch.
25th Annual Hospital Research Symposium
Hosted by Rhode Island Hospital, a Lifespan Partner, this symposium features:
Walter J. Koroshetz, MD, Director of the National Institutes of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) at the NIH:
"NINDS & the taxpayers’ investment in neuroscience research,” including discussion of The BRAIN Initiative and current scope of NIH-NINDS funding"
Jennifer Sanders, PhD, Associate Professor of Research in Pediatrics and Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, and co-director of the pilot projects core for the Rhode Island Hospital COBRE Center for Cancer Research Development; 2016 Recipient of the Bruce M. Selya Award:
"Potential use of fetal hepatocytes for cell-based therapy of human liver diseases"
Details: November 1, 2017 at 9 a.m. the George Auditorium of Rhode Island Hospital. See the full agenda.
I-Trep Fall Webinar Series
Kicks off October 10, 2017!
2-3 p.m. ET
Featuring: Michael Wallach, PhD “SPARK Global: A New Worldwide Initiative to Improve Translation of Medical Research to Benefit Patient Health”
Webinar is free but registration is required. Register here.
November 13, 2017
2-3 p.m. ET
Featuring: Yolanda Nesbeth, PhD: "Six Simple Strategies to Strengthen Your SBIR/STTR Submission"
December 4, 2017
2-3 p.m. ET
Featuring: William Rowland, JD: “How to Monetize Your Inventions and Avoid Your Competitors”
Weekly Drop-In Sessions with our Research Design, Epidemiology and Biostatistics Core
Every Monday from 10:30 a.m. - 12 noon
Rhode Island Hospital
593 Eddy Street
Grads Dorm 206A
Can't make it in person? Call (401) 444-1493 to receive research assistance by phone.
Free and open to all.