Society of Critical Care Medicine 2019 Congress Almost Here!
The countdown is on for the 48th Annual Critical Care Congress, February 17-20, San Diego Convention Center. Check out the Congress 2019 lineup and highlights here.
Join grant writing expert, Alix Norris, PhD, on Tuesday, January 29th at 1pm ET, for her live online training entitled, In only 60 minutes, Dr. Norris will walk you through the NIH SBIR/STTR program, focusing on the larger, Phase II SBIR/STTR proposals and the FastTrack mechanism.
For more information and registration, see Announcements
2019 CRANI Kick-Off Event
CRANI held its 2019 science seminar series kickoff event on January 10th with an engaging presentation by Reed Skaggs, PhD, Lewis-Burke Associates, "DOD 101 - How to Successfully Compete for DOD Funding." This timely national defense funding overview from a Washington DC 'insider' included identification of multiple funding opportunities and engagement strategies.
See DOD 101 slides Jan 10, 2019 for more
CRANI honored to receive COM's Team Science Award
Congratulations CRANI! The Collaborative for Research on Acute Neurological Injuries community was selected to receive this year’s Team Science Award from the UC College of Medicine - commended for "your ability to successfully create and sustain this multi-disciplinary group."
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CRANI hosted Peter Margolis, MD, PhD, international Learning Health Systems expert
CRANI was excited to host Dr. Peter Margolis, Co-Director, James A. Anderson Center for Health Systems Excellence. His presentation was titled "Healthier Together: Learning Health Systems of Patients, Clinicians and Researchers Working to Transform Care."
UC CLOVERS team examines new ways of increasing blood pressure in sepsis patients
Researchers at the University of Cincinnati are involved in a national study comparing two methods of increasing blood pressure in sepsis patients. Over 1.5 million people in the United States and 19 million worldwide get sepsis every year, according to Kristin Hudock, MD, assistant professor in the Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine in the Department of Internal Medicine at the UC College of Medicine, and the UC site principal investigator on the study.
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UC's 'Top Notch' Neurotrauma Care Team highlighted in LEAD Cincinnati article
"It Takes a Team: Thankful to Be Alive" features Laura Ngwenya, MD, PhD, assistant professor in the Department of Neurosurgery at the UC College of Medicine, and UC Gardner Neuroscience Institute's neurotrauma care team as key to grateful Kourtney Hurst's survivor success story.