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MSCR Student's Research Leads to Revised Incidental Gallbladder Cancer Treatment Recommendations; International Trial

The Atlanta Clinical & Translational Science Institute (ACTSI) provides opportunities for didactic and mentored clinical and translational research training through the Master of Science in Clinical Research (MSCR) program. By integrating...


ACTSI Continues Support of BME Capstone Design Teams on Quest for Biomedical Solutions

One of the aims of ACTSI’s Research Technologies program is to develop and implement training programs that will supply investigators with skills and knowledge to traverse the idea path. To meet this aim, the program supports the...


ACTSI MSCR Graduate Named Emory's Chief of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Halkos was recently named chief of the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery in Emory School of Medicine's Department of Surgery


Former ACTSI KL2 scholar receives two NIH R01 grants for HIV research

Colleen Kelley, MD, MPH, assistant professor of medicine at Emory University’s School of Medicine and Rollins School of Public Health and former ACTSI KL2-Mentored Clinical and Translational Research Scholar, recently received two...


ACTSI-supported Models Contribute to the First Possible Drug Treatment for Lymphedema

A recent study led by scientists at the Stanford University School of Medicine uncovered for the first time the molecular mechanism responsible for triggering lymphedema, as well as a drug with the potential for inhibiting that process....


A collaborative project with ACTSI's biostatistics program & Emory Renal Medicine faculty drastically cuts infection in hemodialysis patients

ACTSI’s Biostatistics, Epidemiology, & Research Design (BERD) program collaborated on a quality improvement project to decrease catheter-related infections in hemodialysis patients led by Vandana Dua Niyyar, MD, associate professor...

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