NEWS & EVENTS

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National Health Study Gains Local Participants as it Pushes for 1 Million

A year after the local launch of the nationwide All of Us health study, researchers in the landmark precision-medicine collaboration have more than 140,000 participants signed up at over 22 active sites across the country.

June 5, 2019
Type: News
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Coordinator Connect Newsletter (Issue 7, Spring 2019)

In this issue: the Products of Pittsburgh podcast, the Pepper Center participant registries, funding opportunities, CTSI updates, regulatory updates, research versus quality improvement, and upcoming events.

May 15, 2019
Type: Newsletter
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Moving Through Trauma with Love: Rev. Paul Abernathy

Reverend Paul Abernathy learned that when serving others, love and opportunity are quite the weapons for positive and impactful changes.

April 9, 2019
Type: Podcast
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PInCh 2019 Advancing Projects

The following projects are invited to participate in Round Two of PInCh 2019.

May 20, 2019
Type: Funding
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StartUp Science: Phil Brooks

From a research scientist to CFO, COO, and CEO, Phil Brooks has experience in all facets of business. Today, Phil uses his technical knowledge and range of experience to help faculty and students navigate the commercialization pathway of innovation.

April 30, 2019
Type: Podcast
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What is your bold idea to solve a health-related problem?

The Pitt Innovation Challenge (PInCh) is seeking bold solutions to important health problems. We encourage proposals from any discipline and on any topic that impacts health. Up to $555,000 in awards are available for funding. Applications are due Wednesday, April 24 at 5 p.m.

March 25, 2019
Type: News
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The Pain Research Challenge 2019 Award Winners

Congratulations to the Pain Research Challenge 2019 Award Winners! Three projects received $50,000 to support their project.

May 16, 2019
Type: Funding
Seed Grant Program: Call for Letters of Intent

This joint FY2019 Aging Institute and Hillman Cancer Center Seed Grant program seeks to fund team-based, transdisciplinary, basic, translational or clinical pilot proposals that focus on the intersection of cancer and aging. Deadline to submit is June 20.

April 24, 2019
Type: Funding
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Pitt+Me Registry Celebrates Milestones!

The Pitt+Me Registry enrolled its 200,000th participant this month! This large and diverse group of adult and pediatric participants helps Pitt and UPMC researchers make groundbreaking discoveries and gives Western Pennsylvanians access to innovative research studies.

March 22, 2019
Type: News