The Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP) is an educational opportunity for undergraduate students formed by a collaboration between UNMC departments, colleges, student services, and graduate specialty areas. The program provides 10 weeks of hands-on research experience for students to work on a project under the direction of a…
Great Plains IDeA-CTR CTR Superstar Competition Application Deadline: September 23, 2019 (5 pm) The Great Plains IDeA-CTR network is excited to announce a funding opportunity. The grant will be awarded at the GP IDeA-CTR Annual Scientific Meeting on October 23, 2019. Funding will be awarded to an innovative…
Letter of Intent Due Date: September 13, 2019 The Great Plains IDeA-CTR Network is pleased to announce an opportunity for pilot funding through an NIH/NIHMS grant. Successful applicants will receive up to $50,000 in direct costs for a one-year project, as well as access to resources of the…
Shireen Rajaram, PhD, an associate professor in the Department of Health Promotion in the College of Public Health at the University of Nebraska Medical Center hosted a public meeting on May 23rd, 2019, to discuss the role that tattoo artists play in detecting and fighting sex trafficking.
The Great Plains IDeA-CTR coordinates a studio program which offers a dynamic and integrative way of increasing and improving the quality of clinical and translational research. This program was developed by Vanderbilt University, and has been implemented at various institutions across the country.
The Great Plains IDeA-Clinical and Translational Research (GP IDeA-CTR) Network is recognizing pilot awardees who are currently working on projects to advance health across the region.
The Great Plains IDeA-CTR and the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research sponsored a two-day mentoring training workshop
Loretta Jophlin, M.D., Ph.D., assistant professor in the UNMC Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, gave a 10-minute pitch about her research that netted her a one-year, $20,000 pilot grant.
The NPCTU is looking forward to a future where all of Nebraska’s children have access to innovative research opportunities, and where more rural providers are engaged in clinical trials.
The CAB will readdress the Health Priority List every year as statistics and demographics change.