CTSI Calendar of Events

The calendar of events is one section of the Weekly Update, an e-publication produced by the Clinical and Translational Science Institute. This newsletter includes information about events, new items and funding opportunities related to clinical and translational science. If you have an item you'd like to publicize in the Weekly Update, please contact Nicole O'Dell. Sign up to receive the Weekly Update here

Thursday, June 30th

6:00-7:00 pm

National Town Hall Meeting

National Conversation About Women's Heart Health

HealthStreet is an innovative community engagement program at the University of Florida with a mission to improve the health of our community by bridging the gaps in health care and health research. The University of Florida, and the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, are hosting the 7th annual "Our Community, Our Health" event (OCOH) on women's heart health. This town hall meeting facilitates two-way communication between the community and researchers. We share ideas about priorities for health research and ways to communicate research findings and blends ideas for research from multiple stakeholders across the country. View the live stream link (6-7 p.m. EST) here on June 30th.

Livestream online
Tuesday, July 19th


CIRC Summer School

The Center for Integrated Research Computing (CIRC) will be hosting workshop training sessions for a 6 week period starting on July 19th. Known as the “CIRC Summer School,” these workshops will be broken down into 10 topics. Each week will feature 2 topics, and each topic will span over 3 days of instruction, with the exception of Python and R, which will span over 6 days of instruction.

VISTA Collaboratory
Friday, July 22nd

8:00 am - 12:00 pm


Research Boot Camp

This 1/2 day workshop applies the basic human subjects protections introduced via CITI and the policies/procedures reviewed in the orientation course to conducting research at the UR. The workshop is comprised of presentations on basic protocol development elements, RSRB/WIRB review processes, informed consent and post-approval considerations. Click here to review the course objectives and content outline.

Helen Wood Hall (1w-509)