GHUCCTS

GHUCCTS

Discovery through Diversity

GHUCCTS designs and implements research that will have a high impact on underserved groups in our communities, including people from diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds, people with disabilities, and older adults.

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Meet Martha Dee Gay, PhD

Martha Dee Gay, PhD, is an NIH TL1 GHUCCTS postdoctoral scholar studying gastroenterology and hepatology. Martha's research focuses on hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), the most common form of liver cancer, and how it disproportionately affects the Hispanic population.

Featured Researcher: Kevin Cook

Kevin Cook is a PhD candidate in neuroscience at Georgetown University, where he works to characterize a specialized form of memory called schema memory in children with autism.

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Upcoming Events
Feb 19
Quantifying and Modifying the Microbiome-Immune Relationship  Feb 19, 2020  11: 00 AM - 2: 00 PM  Georgetown University
GHUCCTS KL2 scholar Dr. Kate Michel presents her symposium: "Quantifying and Modifying the Microbiome-Immune Relationship" featuring keynote speaker Dr. Klatt from the University of Minnesota.
Feb 20
TBS Workshop: Poster Presentations  Feb 20, 2020  5: 30 PM - 7: 30 PM  Howard University Hospital
This week's Translational Biomedical Science (TBS) workshop features poster presentations from our scholars.
Feb 27
TBS Grant Writing Workshop: Peer Review Discussion on Career Development Plans  Feb 27, 2020  5: 30 PM - 7: 30 PM  Georgetown University
This week's Translational Biomedical Science (TBS) Grant Writing Workshop (GWW) will feature a peer review discussion on career development plans.
Mar 05
TBS Workshop: New Scholar Presentations  Mar 05, 2020  5: 30 PM - 7: 30 PM  Howard University Hospital
This week's Translational Biomedical Science (TBS) workshop will feature presentations from our new scholars.
Related News

GHUCCTS breaks down "The Added Value of Partnerships in Research" in recent webinar

Feb 14, 2020

GHUCCTS recently hosted a free online webinar titled "The Added Value of Partnerships in Research: Effectively Engaging Communities and Patients". This webinar is now available online.

Funding Opportunity: ACCOuNT TCC now accepting pilot grant applications

Jan 22, 2020

The African American Pharmacogenomic Consortium Network Transdisciplinary Collaborative Center (ACCOuNT TCC) – a partnership between ITM investigators and Northwestern University – is offering a Pilot Grant Program to stimulate community stakeholders to be the principal drivers of pharmacogenomics-enabling research projects that they conceive, plan, and execute with support from research collaborators.

Register Today: GHUCCTS Responsible Conduct of Research Training

Jan 17, 2020

GHUCCTS is offering face-to-face training for predoctoral students, postdoctoral fellows and early career investigators in the responsible conduct of research in order to promote ethical, rigorous and reproducible science. The series dovetails to required CITI modules and provides an opportunity for investigators to discuss all aspects of these topics with an expert in the field. This series also fulfills the requirements of multiple funding agencies.

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