Announcements
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    April 8, 2014
  • Rockefeller University NIH CTSA KL2 Clinical Scholars Program

  • The CTSA-supported KL2 Clinical Scholars Program is a three-year Master's degree program with fully protected time designed to provide an optimal environment for physician-scientists starting a career in patient-oriented research.
    Click here to access the online application.
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    August 1, 2012
  • New Funding Opportunities!
  • The Rockefeller University Center for Clinical and Translational Science (RUCCTS) and the Center for Basic and Translational Research on Disorders of the Digestive System (CDDS) solicits requests for pilot projects to support new and innovative clinical and translational studies.

    These programs may also support studies involving new collaborations that advance clinical or translational research. Projects from Clinical Scholars and from basic investigators that extend their studies to clinical or translational research are particularly welcome.

    Approximately 28 awards will be made this year. Up to 4 awards may be made in the area of community-engaged research, and up to 12 awards in the area of disorders of the digestive system.

    Please click here for specific instructions on how to apply. Applications are due by September 4, 2012.

    If you have difficulty accessing the full announcement electronically, please contact
    Maija N. Williams MPH
    Administrative Director
    The Rockefeller University
    Center for Clinical and Translational Science
    The Rockefeller University Hospital
    1230 York Avenue
    New York, N.Y. 10065-6399
    (212) 327-8501
    (212) 327-7610-fax
    mneville@rockefeller.edu
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January 23, 2013 | Center News
Inaugural Clinical and Translational Research Day

The Inaugural Clinical and Translational Research Day was held in Caspary Auditorium at The Rockefeller University on Thursday, September 20, 2012. The program highlighted translational medicine research progress at Rockefeller and focused on research being conducted by investigators and trainees

January 23, 2013 | Center News
The Rockefeller University Center for Basic and Translational Research on Disorders of the Digestive Systems (CDDS) hosted its first symposium and research in progress poster session

The Rockefeller University Center for Basic and Translational Research on Disorders of the Digestive Systems (CDDS) hosted its first symposium and research in progress poster session on October 22, 2012, attracting basic and translational scientists from the Rockefeller campus and neighboring institutions

January 23, 2013 | Pilot Awards
38 New Pilot Awards Funded by the Center for Clinical and Translational Science

The Rockefeller University Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCTS) and the Center for Basic and Translational Research on Disorders of the Digestive System (CDDS) awarded 38 pilot projects this year (20 CCTS and 18 CDDS). Ten recipients are CCTS Clinical Scholars and 2 are to Rockefeller Early Phase Physician Scientists (REPPS).

January 23, 2013 | New Clinical Scholars
New Clinical Scholars Join the Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCTS)

On July 1, 2012, six new Clinical Scholars joined the Rockefeller University Clinical Scholars Program. They are: Drs. Nathalie Burg, Louis Cohen, Peter Forgacs, Xiao-Fei Kong, Uri Sela, and Amir Shlomai. Additionally, with support from the CCTS, Nikhil Dhingra joined the Krueger Laboratory as this year’s medical student trainee in Clinical and Translational Science. Below are brief biographies and research interests of the new Scholars and medical student. Please join us in welcoming them.

January 23, 2013 | Meet the Scholar
Meet the Scholar: Florian Klein, M.D.

Dr. Florian Klein joined the Clinical Scholars Program at Rockefeller University in 2011 and was selected as Chief Clinical Scholar in 2012.

January 23, 2013 | Clinical Scholar
Clinical Scholars Visit Ellis Island

The Clinical Scholars visited Ellis Island on September 27, 2012 to take a step back into time to hear about the medical screening process of immigrants.

January 23, 2013 | Nursing
Lynda Olender, New Director of Nursing and Patient Care Services

Lynda Olender joins Rockefeller University Hospital as the Director of Nursing and Patient Care Services this fall, 2012.

January 23, 2013 | Hospital Vignette
Nutritional Pharmacology: Regulation of Drug and Hormone Metabolism by Components of the Human Diet

Proteins, carbohydrates, and fats in foods can affect the manner and rapidity with which the body—principally the liver—processes and biotransforms drugs, and thus alters the drugs' effectiveness.