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Pilot Project Funding Awarded To Two UTHSC Researchers

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The Tennessee Clinical and Translational Science Institute has announced the latest round of grant recipients from its Pilot Translational and Clinical Studies Program. Two UTHSC researchers were each awarded $30,000 for a one-year period. The winners and their projects are: Karen J. Derefinko, associate professor, Department of Preventive Medicine in the College of Medicine, for… Read More

Interactive Visualizations Using the Julia Package Pluto

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The Julia package Pluto makes it easy to write “reactive notebooks” that intersperse code with text, figures, and interactive elements. They have been used for teaching, blog posts and data analysis reports. Below we present some interactive Pluto notebooks developed by UTHSC researchers.  At the moment they are hosted on Binder and may take a… Read More

TN-CTSI Spring Newsletter

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Kick Off Meeting for the Mid-South Chapter of SOCRA

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UTHSC is collaborating with St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital to re-establish the Mid-South SOCRA chapter. There will be a virtual kick off meeting on January 25, 2021, from 12:30 to 1:30 pm CST, to discuss the chapter focus, meeting schedule, introduce the Co-Chairs and the Educational Committee members. Margaret Lynn, LMSW, RDN, CCRP, CIP, Director… Read More

Wenjing Zhang Secures TN CTSI Pilot Project Award for Cutting-Edge Research using Cutting Edge Technology

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The Tennessee Clinical and Translational Science Institute (TN-CTSI) continues to support innovative research for improving the health of Tennesseans, most recently by awarding pilot funding to Wenjing Zhang, MD, PhD, assistant professor in the Department of Genetics, Genomics, and Informatics for her project entitled “De novo periodontal ligament regeneration using Biosynsphere technology”. Dr. Zhang is… Read More