Next Generation Sequencing & Translational Research: The Express Lane....
Wednesday, May 9, 2012 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM (CDT)
“Next Generation Sequencing and Translational Research: The Express Lane from Bench to Bedside."
The webinar, presented by the journal Science, will be broadcast in Shelby 105, and lunch will be provided. Wednesday, May 9, from 11 a.m. to noon, and focuses on translational research with the topic, “Next
Featured speakers include Stephen Peiper, MD, Thomas Jefferson University; Steven Wolinksy, MD, Northwestern University; and moderator Sean Sanders, PhD, Science/AAAS.
When & Where
Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCTS)
The mission of the Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCTS) is to reduce disparities in diseases disproportionately represented within the Deep South as we accelerate discovery to improve human health. In synergy with the resource strengths available at the Hub, the CCTS has established Institutional Partnerships to catalyze translational research, workforce development and community engagement toward a shared vision of improved human health and healthcare delivery. Partners include UAB (Hub), Southern Research, Auburn, South Alabama, HudsonAlpha, LSU, University of Mississippi Medical Ctr., Pennington Biomedical Research Ctr., Tulane, UA Tuscaloosa and Tuskegee. See http://www.uab.edu/ccts/partners
The CCTS and its Partner Network are committed to increasing research capacity, accelerating research processes, developing and supporting excellence in the research workforce and providing creative, innovative approaches to major health and healthcare delivery challenges. The CCTS Partner Network is supported by the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences of the National Institutes of Health under award number UL1TR001417.