Research Announcements

3rd Forum to Promote Young Investigators & Centers of excellence in Cardiovascular Research

On behalf of the local organizers you are invited to attend the Annual Meeting of the International Academy of Cardiovascular Sciences – North American Section to be held in Omaha September 10-12.  A key feature of this forum is a focus on young investigators (faculty within 10 years of first appointment) and trainees (graduate students, residents and fellows).

Dr. Gold will be saying a few words at the opening on Friday evening. You may find the content of this conference of interest.  Program information can be found on the meeting website (www.cvforum.org).

 

Please share this information with faculty and students who may find the subject matter of interest.

PPRN Research Demonstration Projects: LOI Applicant Town Hall

PCORI Event Date and Time: Wednesday, June 24, 2015 – 02:00 pm to 03:00 pm EDT

Event Type(s): Applicant training
Register Online

This town hall will provide an overview of PCORI and help ensure that applicants submitting to the Patient-Powered Research Networks (PPRN) Research Demonstration Projects PFA have the information needed to submit a responsive letter of intent (LOI).

Speakers
Rachael Fleurence, PhD, Director, CER Methods and Infrastructure Program
Sarah Daugherty, PhD, MPH, Senior Program Officer, CER Methods and Infrastructure Program

FasterCures Webinar on Patient Registries

Tuesday, June 9th

PCORI Executive Director Joe Selby will discuss the opportunities and challenges associated with patient registries and patient-powered research networks in the effort to bridge gaps among patient communities, drug developers, healthcare providers, and other stakeholders on Tuesday, June 9, during a FasterCures webinar, “Building Research-Ready Communities: A Closer Look at Patient Registries.” Register and submit advance questions here