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August 2, 2018

Indiana CTSI to Host Mock Study Section at National Translational Science Conference

By Ashlynn Neumeyer: 
The Indiana Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (CTSI) will host the Association for Clinical and Translational Sciences (ACTS) Mock Study Section for the next three years, debuting in March 2019. The goal of the ACTS meeting is to support and advance translational science, or the translation of research and discoveries in the lab into therapies and solutions that improve human health.
The Mock Study Section is a formal workshop that replicates for participants the review process for how the National Institutes of Health (NIH) decides which grant applications will be funded. During the event, scientific review officers and...

June 29, 2018

CTSI Director to Discuss Grant Renewal on Inside Indiana Business TV

Indiana CTSI Director Anantha Shekhar is interviewed by Barbara Lewis on Inside Indiana Business TV. (Photo courtesy of Inside Indiana Business)
Indiana CTSI Director Anantha Shekhar, MD, PhD, will discuss the CTSI’s recent $33 million grant renewal from the National Institutes of Health’s (NIH) National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS) and what it means for the health of Indiana residents this weekend on Inside Indiana Business TV.
Inside Indiana Business TV will air 7:30 p.m. Friday on WFYI (PBS) Channel 20 and 11 a.m. Sunday on WTHR (NBC) Channel 13. Visit the program’s website to find out where the show can be seen...

February 16, 2017

Indiana CTSI leaders named Indiana University distinguished professors

Anantha Shekhar, MD, PhD
Nine Indiana University scholars and researchers have been promoted to distinguished professor, the highest academic rank the university bestows upon faculty.
The new distinguished professors include Indiana CTSI director Anantha Shekhar, MD, PhD, a neuroscientist and medical researcher in the IU School of Medicine, and Tatiana Foroud, PhD, scientific director of the Indiana Biobank and a statistical geneticist in the IU School of Medicine Department of Medical and Molecular Genetics.
“These acclaimed men and women represent the pinnacle of public education through their remarkable research, teaching and service in an extraordinarily wide range of disciplines,” IU President Michael A....