October 14, 2016 | Center News
CCTS Awarded $27 Million, 5 Year Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) from NCATS
The Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) proposal submitted by the Rockefeller University Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCTS) on September 25, 2015 was approved for 5 years of funding by the National Center for Clinical and Translational Sciences (NCATS) starting July 5, 2016. The review committee rated the elements of the Rockefeller proposal in the Outstanding and Exceptional categories.
October 14, 2016 | Award
Dr. Charles Rice Receives 2016 Lasker~DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award
Charlie Rice, the Maurice R. and Corinne P. Greenberg Professor in Virology and head of the Laboratory of Virology and Infectious Disease, has been named recipient of the 2016 Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award.
October 14, 2016 | Entrepreneurship Program
New Clinical Scholars/REPPS Entrepreneurship Curriculum Inaugurated With Evening Tutorial by President Tessier-Lavigne
On June 28, 2016, the Clinical Scholars and REPPS (Rockefeller Early Phase Physician Scientists) met with President Marc Tessier-Lavigne for an evening of questions and answers on drug development.
October 14, 2016 | Clinical Scholars
7 Clinical Scholars Join the Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCTS)
On July 1, 2016, seven new Clinical Scholars joined the Rockefeller University Clinical Scholars Program.
They are: Drs. Jason Hawkes, Moonjung Jung, Youngmin Lee, Kathrine Meyers, Till Schoofs, and Norihiro Yamaguchi. Additionally, with support from the CCTS, Jose Angel Gonzalez joined the Krueger Laboratory and Oladapo Adaramola joined the Coller Laboratory as this year’s medical student trainees in Clinical and Translational Science. Below are brief biographies and research interests of the new Scholars and medical students. Please join us in welcoming them.
October 14, 2016 | Heilbrunn Nurse Scholar Awards
Heilbrunn Family Center for Research Nursing Scholars 2016-2017
Five nurses from around the country have been selected to receive Heilbrunn Nurse Scholar Awards, given by The Rockefeller University’s Heilbrunn Family Center for Research Nursing to support nurses while they pursue independent research projects that will make a significant contribution to the discipline of nursing.
October 14, 2016 | Leiden University ranking
Rockefeller Again Leads Leiden Rankings for Most Impactful Scientific Papers
The 2016 Centre for Science and Technology Studies of Leiden University ranking of 842 research institutions worldwide listed Rockefeller University in first place, with more than 28% of its papers ranked in the top 10% of those most cited.
October 14, 2016 | Research Pharmarcy
Research Pharmacy Gets a Major Upgrade
The Rockefeller University Hospital Research Pharmacy space is being upgraded in order to keep pace with Investigators’ needs and stay ahead of the rapidly changing regulatory environment.
October 14, 2016 | Nursing, Clinical Research and Healthcare
Culture of Safety: Nursing, Clinical Research and Healthcare
On May 7, 2016, Rockefeller University Hospital participated in National Nurses Week, sponsored by the American Nurses Association (ANA), on the occasion of the birthday of Florence Nightingale, the founder of modern nursing. Our focus was on “a culture of safety” in nursing practice, clinical research nursing, and healthcare delivery.
October 14, 2016 | Director of Nursing and Patient Care Services
Introduction of Linda Valentino MSN, RN, NEA-BC, Director of Nursing and Patient Care Services
Linda Valentino MSN, RN, NEA-BC joined The Rockefeller University Hospital senior staff leadership team as Director of Nursing and Patient Care Services in March 2016. She is responsible for administrative direction, leadership, and management of the Hospital's Nursing and Patient Care Services for the inpatient and outpatient units, including the Department of Nursing and Social Services.