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Research and Discovery Grand Rounds

The Research & Discovery Grand Rounds series is a monthly presentation highlighting information, resources and advancements in clinical and translational research for our region.

Upcoming Dates

Sessions are typically presented via Zoom on the fourth Thursday of each month from 12:00-1:00PM CT, unless otherwise noted. Sessions will offer 1 hour of continuing education credit. Reigstration is required.

Visit the registration form to sign up for an upcoming session or the entire series.

April 28, 2022, 12:00-1:00
In this session, Jeffrey A. Thompson, Ph.D., Chief Research Informatics Officer for KU Medical Center and Health System; Mark Hoffman, Ph.D., Chief Research Information Officer for Children's Mercy Research Institute and Professor of Pediatrics at KU and UMKC; and Mei Liu, Ph.D., Associate Professor and Interim Director of Medical Informatics, will discuss strategies for leveraging informatics in translational research.

May 26, 2022, 12:00-1:00
This session will focus on the Frontiers Clinical & Translational Science Units and participant and clinical interactions.

June 23, 2022, 12:00-1:00
This session will feature entrepreneurship activities and opportunities in clinical and translational science.

Past Sessions

View recordings of past Research & Discovery Grand Rounds session.

Community Engagement & Translational Research
Dr. K. Allen Greiner, NasonFamily Endowed Professor and Vice Chair of the Department of Family Medicine and Community Health Officer for Wyandotte County -Kansas City, Kansas Public Health Department; Cherayla Haynes, Frontiers Community Health Worker and Recruiter; and Mary Ricketts, President and CEO of Turning Point Training and Development discuss community engagement strategies for translational research. Recorded via Zoom on March 24, 2022.

Biostatistics, Epidemiology & Research Design
Vincent Staggs, Ph.D., and Jonathan Mahnken, Ph.D., co-directors of the Frontiers Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Research Design (BERD) core shared resources available through the Frontiers network and strategies for employing them to advance translational science. Recorded via Zoom on February 24, 2022.

Frontiers Clinical & Translational Science Institute Overview and Outlook
Mario Castro, M.D., MPH and Steve Leeder, Pharm.D., co-directors of Frontiers Clinical and Translational Science Insitute presented an overview and outlook of Frontiers resources and activities. Recorded via Zoom on February 3, 2022.

Last modified: Apr 06, 2022