NC TraCS Events and Announcements

Upcoming events include NIEHS Biomedical Career Symposium, Basic Review of Statistics for Coordinators, Biostatistics Grand Rounds, New PI Training Series, Thurston Speaker Series, NIH Public Access Policy Class, Fulbright Informational Session, and Orientation for New Clinical Research Personnel.


17th Annual NIEHS Biomedical Career Symposium
April 25, 7:45 a.m. -5 p.m., EPA Campus, Research Triangle Park

NCRP Educational Session
Basic Review of Statistics for Coordinators
Speaker: Allison Deal
April 25, 1 - 2 p.m., Brinkhous-Bullitt Room 219

Biostatistics Grand Rounds
Robert Agans: Innovations in Telephone Surveys: New Challenges and Frontiers
Bahjat Qaqish: On two types of correlation used in proteomics and genetics
April 25, 2:15 - 4:15 p.m., Brinkhous-Bullitt Room 219

New PI Training Series
Human Resources (Rescheduled from January 29)
April 30, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m., Brinkhous-Bullitt Room 219

Thurston Speaker Series
“Are Close Relationships Good Medicine for People Coping with a Chronic Illness?”
Speaker: Tracey A. Revenson, PhD
April 30, 9:30 - 10:30 a.m., Thurston Arthritis Research Center 

NIH Public Access Policy and Compliance Requirements Class
April 30, 11 a.m. - 12 p.m., Health Sciences Library, Room 527 

Fulbright Informational Session
May 1, 11:45 a.m. - 2 p.m., Pleasants Room, Wilson Library 

Orientation for New Clinical Research Personnel
Four-part orientation, Wednesdays in May
Week 1 module: Orientation Series Overview and IRB Process
May 7, 1 - 3 p.m., Brinkhous-Bullitt Room 219


Three Startup Companies Receive Commercialization Awards from Carolina KickStart, NC TraCS
Healthspan Dx LLC, New Paradigm Therapeutics, Inc., and Spyryx LLC have received a total of $94,500 in commercialization awards from Carolina KickStart, a service of the North Carolina Translational and Clinical Sciences Institute (NC TraCS). Carolina KickStart awards are designated for UNC startup companies in the life science, biomedical and pharmaceutical fields. The awards are meant to assist companies with technology validation, product and business development.

ADA Pathway to Stop Diabetes
Deadline: Friday, April 25, 2014

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