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July 31, 2017 | Center News
Rockefeller Tops Ranking of 1,300 Universities in Measures of Scientific Impact and Productivity

In an international comparison of universities, Rockefeller University ranked first place in categories related to scientific impact and research productivity. The results, which were released last month by the European Commission–funded organization U-Multirank survey, incorporate data on more than 1,300 institutions in over 90 countries.

July 31, 2017 | CCTS EAB
The Center for Clinical Translation Science 2017 External Advisory Board Meeting

The Center for Clinical Translation Science (CCTS) External Advisory Board (EAB) Meeting was held on February 16, 2017.

July 31, 2017 | 2017 Beatrice Renfield Lectureship
Dr. Gwenyth Wallen Delivers the 2017 Beatrice Renfield Lectureship in Research Nursing

The Rockefeller University Hospital and the Heilbrunn Family Center for Research Nursing hosted the annual Beatrice Renfield Lecture in Research Nursing on March 7, 2017 in the Carson Family Auditorium.

July 31, 2017 | Community Engagement
A Community- Academic Partnership to Understand the Correlates of Successful Aging

Food generally brings people together, and the new community-academic partnership between The Rockefeller University Center for Clinical and Translational Science (RU-CCTS), Clinical Directors Network (CDN), and Carter Burden Network (CBN) is no exception. Carter Burden Network is a non-profit multi-site senior community services organization on the Upper East Side of Manhattan and East Harlem that serves primarily low-income and vulnerable racial/ethnic minority seniors.

July 31, 2017 | Zika Research
Discovery of a Zika antibody Offers Hope for A Vaccine

A recent study from the laboratories of Dr. Michel Nussenzweig and Dr. Charles Rice found neutralizing antibodies to the Zika virus in blood samples from subjects in Mexico and Brazil. The antibodies appeared to have been initially generated in response to an earlier infection by a related virus that causes dengue.

July 31, 2017 | Circadian Clock Research
Study Identifies -Night Owl- Gene Variant

Researchers in the Michael Young laboratory reported in Cell in April that a variant of the gene CRY1 slows the internal biological clock called the circadian clock that normally dictates when you feel sleepy each night and when you are ready to wake. People with the -night owl-variant of this gene have a longer circadian cycle than most, making them stay awake later

July 31, 2017 | Prosopagnosia Research
Town Hall Meeting On Living with Face Blindness

On December 13th, 2016, more than 150 members of the public gathered in person and virtually to join the first town hall meeting on Living with Face Blindness hosted by The Rockefeller University.

July 31, 2017 | CTSA Program Initiative
New CTSA Program Initiative: Trial Innovation Network

The Trial Innovation Network is a CTSA program that leverages the expertise, skills, and knowledge of the entire CTSA Consortium. It is composed of three key organizational partners: the CTSA Program Hubs, the Trial Innovation Centers (TICs), and the Recruitment Innovation Center (RIC). Each partner plays a unique and essential role.

July 31, 2017 | Meet the Scholar
Meet the Scholar: Christina Pressl, M.D.

Dr. Christina Pressl joined the Clinical Scholars Program at the Rockefeller University in 2014. Dr. Pressl received her M.D. from the Medical University of Graz in Austria, and she joined Freiwald Laboratory of Neural Systems as an Instructor in Clinical Investigation after completing three years of radiology residency at the Medical University of Vienna.