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Frontiers circle logo Apr 10, 2024 2024-2025 KL2 Scholars and TL1 Trainees Image of Dhanuski TL1 Trainee  ·  News Mar 07, 2024 Spotlight on Dhanushki Abeykoon, TL1 Trainee and PharmD student Image of Stephen Waller Funded Projects  ·  News Mar 05, 2024 Developing thermal imaging as a biomarker to augment “remote visits” where physical exams are not possible Frontiers logo Events  ·  News Feb 29, 2024 2024 Research Symposium Photo of Dr. Leaman Funded Projects  ·  News Feb 19, 2024 Lauren S. Aaronson Frontiers Pilot Awardee - Marion Leaman, Ph.D. CCC-SLP Frontiers circle logo Funded Projects  ·  News Feb 19, 2024 Lauren S. Aaronson Frontiers Pilot Awardee Frontiers logo with partners Feb 19, 2024 Lauren S. Aaronson Frontiers Pilot Awardee - Kai Ling Kong Photo of Ashley Shaw News Feb 09, 2024 Catching Up with Ashley Shaw, Ph.D., MPH photo of Rong TL1 Trainee  ·  News Feb 08, 2024 Spotlight on Rong Xin Liu, TL1 Pre-Doctoral Trainee Frontiers logo News  ·  In the Community  ·  Funded Projects Feb 06, 2024 Integrating Special Populations Pilot Award Image of Kelsie Forbush Funded Projects  ·  News Jan 09, 2024 Catching Up with Kelsie Forbush, Ph.D., past Trailblazer Pilot Awardee Amy Smith KL2 Scholar  ·  News Jan 09, 2024 Spotlight on TL1 Program's Amy Smith, Ph.D., Children's Mercy Kansas City Image of Alexandra Prosser TL1 Trainee  ·  News Dec 07, 2023 Spotlight on Alexandra Prosser, M.D., TL1 Postdoctoral Trainee Image of Frontiers logo News Nov 30, 2023 Learn More About the Implementation Science Core Image of Frontiers logo News Nov 30, 2023 Broderick Crawford Community-Partnership Awardees Frontiers logo News Nov 27, 2023 Frontiers Annual Impact Report 2023 Image of McNeill-Johnson KL2 Scholar  ·  News Nov 06, 2023 Spotlight on KL2 scholar April McNeill-Johnson, M.D. Photo of Sarah Weinsztok TL1 Trainee  ·  News Nov 02, 2023 Spotlight on TL1 Postdoctoral Trainee Sarah Weinsztok, Ph.D. logos News Oct 24, 2023 Frontiers Annual Member Survey Image of JUNTOS with Gov Kelly News Oct 05, 2023 Congratulations! Photo of Kathryn Unruh Events  ·  News Oct 03, 2023 KL2 Spotlight: Kathryn Unruh, Ph.D., University of Kansas – Lawrence Image of Shelby Williams News Oct 03, 2023 Meet Shelby Williams, Administrative Director, Clinical and Translational Science Units at Rainbow, Fairway and Swope (University of Kansas Medical Center) Image of Diego Mazzotti Funded Projects  ·  News Oct 03, 2023 Catching Up with Diego Mazzotti, Ph.D., a past Pilot Awardee Photo of Stephani Stancil Sep 22, 2023 Former Frontiers KL2 Scholar Stephani Stancil, PhD, APRN Presenting at K-CART Research Seminar Photo of Rebecca Lepping KL2 Scholar  ·  News Sep 07, 2023 KL2 Spotlight: Rebecca Lepping, Ph.D., University of Kansas Medical Center Photo of Matthew Mosconi News Sep 05, 2023 Getting to Know Matthew Mosconi, Ph.D. New Co-Lead for Frontiers KL2 Scholars program Image of Anthony Fehr Funded Projects  ·  News Aug 29, 2023 Catching Up with Anthony Fehr, Ph.D. Frontiers circle logo Aug 29, 2023 KU Center for Community Access, Rehabilitation Research, Education and Service (KU CARES) Frontiers logo image News Aug 08, 2023 Informatics Collaboration Frontiers logo with all partners Partner News  ·  News Jul 28, 2023 T32 Post-doc Fellowship in Cardiovascular Outcomes Research Photo of back to school event News  ·  In the Community Jul 26, 2023 Juntos Back to School Event Photo of Nicole Nuckolls Jul 18, 2023 10 Questions with Nicole Nuckolls, Ph.D. News Article placeholder 0 Video Title Goes Here Jul 17, 2023 Garold Minns, M.D., Dean, School of Medicine, Wichita Hear Dr. Minns discuss the importance of diversity in clinical trials Image of Jingxin Wang Funded Projects  ·  News Jul 10, 2023 Catching Up with Jingxin Wang, Ph.D., past Frontiers Pilot Awardee Photo of Shyam Funded Projects  ·  News Jul 05, 2023 Catching up with Shyam Sathyamoorthi, M.D., Ph.D. picture of Tina V News Jul 03, 2023 Catching up with Valentina (Tina) Shakhnovich, M.D. Photo of Jonathan Wagner with patient Funded Projects  ·  News Jul 01, 2023 Catching up with Jonathan Wagner, D.O., FAAP, Children’s Mercy Kansas City Frontiers and partners logos Funded Projects  ·  News Jun 27, 2023 Frontiers Integrating Special Populations Pilot Award pic of maggie K News Jun 27, 2023 10 Questions with Maggie Padek Kalman Image of Stephani Stancil Events  ·  News Jun 27, 2023 Congratulations to Stephani Stancil, Ph.D., APRN on her K23 Award! Image of Jada TL1 Trainee  ·  News Jun 08, 2023 Spotlight on TL1 Predoctoral Trainee Jada Ohene-Agyei juntos logo News  ·  In the Community  ·  Events Jun 08, 2023 All of Us Brings the Future of Health to Kansas City, Kansas Image of Sarah Johnson TL1 Trainee  ·  News Jun 06, 2023 Spotlight on TL1 Pre-Doctoral Trainee Sarah Johnson Image of Hanluen Kuo News Jun 01, 2023 Meet Frontiers Recruitment and Network Navigator Hanluen Kuo photo of Jenny Robinson Funded Projects  ·  News May 25, 2023 Catching Up with Jenny Robinson, former Pilot Awardee (2020-2021) Photo of Christie Smith News May 09, 2023 Meet Frontiers Administrative Coordinator Christie Smith Image of Trisha Steele with husband and grandson Partner News  ·  News May 04, 2023 Spotlight on Trisha Steele, Administrative Director, Center for Clinical Research, University of Kansas School of Medicine – Wichita Photo of Stacey Aaron TL1 Trainee  ·  News May 02, 2023 Spotlight on TL1 Post-doctoral Trainee Stacey Aaron, Ph.D. Sara Serritella speaking at symposium Events  ·  News Apr 21, 2023 2023 Research Symposium Presentations Frontiers logo News  ·  In the Community Apr 10, 2023 Kansas Governor Laura Kelly Signs Proclamation Declaring it Black Maternal Health Week in Kansas Photo of Brian Helsel at Special Olympics events TL1 Trainee  ·  News Apr 04, 2023 Spotlight on TL1 Postdoctoral Trainee Brian Helsel, Ph.D., MS, CSCS Photo of Dana Bakula KL2 Scholar  ·  News Apr 04, 2023 Spotlight on KL2 Scholar Dana Bakula, Ph.D. Photo of Cherayla Haynes News Apr 04, 2023 Meet Frontiers Community Partner Project Manager Cherayla Haynes Image of Grand Rounds information News  ·  KL2 Scholar Mar 30, 2023 John Hopkins Virtual Nursing Grand Rounds logo of Frontiers and its partners Mar 28, 2023 New Genomics Resource! Photo of Nikki Nollen TL1 Trainee  ·  News Mar 28, 2023 New TL1 Co-Lead: Nicole Nollen, B.S., M.A., Ph.D Image of Cheryl Jernigan Events  ·  News Mar 23, 2023 2023 Research Symposium photos Photo of Olivia Veatch News Mar 02, 2023 Research Spotlight – Olivia Veatch, Ph.D. Frontiers logo News Feb 22, 2023 "Communicating Research to the Community" Program Documents and Links Photo of group listening to speaker Feb 17, 2023 “Cuídate, Chécate y Muévete” (Care of yourself, Take the test, Move your body) Frontiers logo Feb 14, 2023 Research Symposium Poster Presentation Frontiers logo News Feb 07, 2023 Using Your Resources: University of Kansas Medical Center A. R. Dykes Library Photo of John Thyfault Feb 07, 2023 Spotlight: John Thyfault, Ph.D., FACSM, FTOS and the University of Kansas Diabetes Institute News Article placeholder 40 Video Title Goes Here Feb 03, 2023 Why Is It Important to Collaborate? How the KU School of Medicine's Wichita Center for Clinical Research began collaborating with Frontiers. Image of Dr. Tiffany News Feb 02, 2023 Spotlight on Tiffany Schwasinger-Schmidt, M.D., Ph.D., FACP Frontiers logo News Jan 24, 2023 Frontiers Has an Associate Director Opening JUNTOS event Partner News  ·  In the Community Jan 19, 2023 JUNTOS Vaccination Event Image of Jephte Akakpo TL1 Trainee  ·  News Jan 17, 2023 Spotlight on TL1 Trainee Jephte Akakpo, Ph.D. Image of Robert White News Jan 05, 2023 Spotlight on Robert White, Ph.D., MS – Dean of the College of Biosciences at Kansas City University (KCU) Image of Olivia Veatch Funded Projects  ·  News Jan 05, 2023 Spotlight on Olivia Veatch, Ph.D., MS Image of Jen Bacani News  ·  In the Community Jan 04, 2023 Community Partner Spotlight: Dr. Jennifer Bacani McKenney No Photo Available Events  ·  In the Community Dec 21, 2022 JUNTOS December Community Events Frontiers logo with all partners Funded Projects  ·  News Dec 19, 2022 Frontiers Clinical and Translational Science Institute gives six Pilot Awards Image from JUNTOS vaccination event In the Community Dec 15, 2022 JUNTOS Community Events Image of Andrea Bradley Ewing News  ·  In the Community  ·  Partner News Dec 09, 2022 Spotlight on Andrea Bradley Ewing, MPA, MA; Community Engaged Research, Health Services and Outcomes Research; Children’s Mercy Kansas City Image of Anna Wallisch KL2 Scholar  ·  News Dec 08, 2022 Spotlight on KL2 Scholar Anna Wallisch, Ph.D. Image of Crawford and Ramirez News  ·  In the Community Dec 06, 2022 Community Partner Broderick Crawford Passes Away Image of Mock Study panel Events  ·  News  ·  Services Dec 05, 2022 First Frontiers Mock Study Section Photo of Rebecca Lepping Funded Projects  ·  News Dec 01, 2022 Spotlight on Rebecca Lepping, Ph.D. No Photo Available News Nov 28, 2022 Frontiers New Tagline Image of Stephani Stancil KL2 Scholar  ·  Funded Projects  ·  News Nov 08, 2022 Spotlight on KL2 Scholar Stephani Stancil, Ph.D., APRN Image of Elly Leavens TL1 Trainee  ·  Funded Projects  ·  News Nov 08, 2022 Spotlight on TL1 Post-Doctoral Trainee Elly Leavens, Ph.D. Image of Erin Nichols News Nov 04, 2022 Focus on Research Informatics with Erin Nichols, Director of Research Informatics -University of Kansas Health System Frontiers logo News Nov 03, 2022 Call for Abstracts and Case Reports JUNTOS logo News  ·  In the Community Nov 01, 2022 Spotlight on JUNTOS – Center for Advancing Latino Health Image of Romina Barral KL2 Scholar  ·  Funded Projects Oct 14, 2022 Meet KL2 Scholar Romina Barral, M.D. Image of Amanda Emerson KL2 Scholar  ·  Funded Projects Oct 10, 2022 Meet KL2 Scholar Amanda Emerson Partner Institution representatives Events  ·  News Sep 28, 2022 Frontiers Celebrates Award Renewal Frontiers logo News Sep 21, 2022 University of Kansas Medical Center announces nearly $27 million NIH grant to accelerate clinical and translational research in the region Image of Ton Mieras News  ·  In the Community Sep 09, 2022 Spotlight on Communities Organizing to Promote Equity (COPE)- Ton Miras Neira Image of Jennifer Villwock KL2 Scholar  ·  Funded Projects Aug 12, 2022 Spotlight on KL2 program recipient, Jennifer Villwock, M.D. Image of two researchers News Aug 04, 2022 Kansas IDeA Network Provides Another Round of Funding Image of Heather Minchew Funded Projects Jul 13, 2022 Spotlight on Heather Minchew Image of Scott Weir Jul 11, 2022 Fosociclopirox AUA Thought Leadership Series Image of Bertha De Los Santos TL1 Trainee Jun 14, 2022 Spotlight on Bertha De Los Santos, KU PharmD Student Female researcher News Jun 14, 2022 Women Making a Difference in Research Frontiers logo Apr 28, 2022 Frontiers Patient-Community Patient Partner Hakima Payne Receives DeVerne Lee Calloway Award Frontiers logo Funded Projects Apr 28, 2022 Trainees at ACTS conference Image of Laura Mussulman Oct 29, 2021 Laura Mussulman, MA, MPH, Named Director of Clinical and Translational Science Unit Fairway Frontiers logo Sep 17, 2021 Researchers at 3 CTSA Institutions Collaborate to Develop a Research Network Supporting Translational Science Across the Criminal Justice Continuum
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Apr 19 09:00 AM • Kansas City University Learning Lab 2024 Spring Mock Study Section Join us for our spring Mock Study Section. Apr 19 11:00 AM • Zoom April Open Forum on Biostatistics The Open Forum on Biostatistics is a service provided by the Biostatistics, Epidemiology, and Research Design (BERD) function of Frontiers, our institutions Clinical and Translational Science Institute.  The purpose of this forum is to provide investigators with an opportunity to ask questions related to BERD topic areas.  These may relate to research and training, and the forum provides a new avenue to connect with colleagues in support of the research and education missions of the BERD function of Frontiers.  This meeting is open to staff and faculty from all Frontiers Partner Institutions. You can email BERD navigator Megan Tremblay mtremblay@kumc.edu if you have any questions prior to the forum. The forum will be hosted by two biostatisticians of the BERD function of Frontiers. Join here.   Apr 25 10:00 AM • Children's Mercy Research Institute Nexus Informatics Conference 2024 What is the Nexus Informatics Conference? The Nexus Informatics Conference combines learning, networking, and the exploration of advancements in the dynamic field of informatics. Engage in knowledge exchange as leading experts share insights, novel research, and innovative practices from diverse sectors including industry, academia, medicine, agriculture, technology and biology – a true nexus. ​This two-day event is a collaborative launchpad for potential partnerships in the field of informatics. What are the goals of this conference? (1) unite informatics researchers from academia and industry to discover new approaches to problem solving, explore synergies, and initiate potential collaborations (2) create a platform for students and trainees to exchange their knowledge and gain insights from potential employers.
Apr 26 12:00 PM • Century II Expo Hall, Wichita Wichita Women's Fair Join the Center for Clinical Research at the 2024 Women's Fair. May 06 11:00 AM • Virtual Trial Innovation Network Webinar: Paying Participants in Research: Time to Move Forward… Paying Participants in Research: Time to Move Forward… Presenter: Neal Dickert, MD, PhD Dr. Dickert will discuss practical and ethical considerations related to paying research participants for participation. In particular, he will discuss available data that suggest many traditional concerns about payment are not grounded in evidence, address the potential for payment to function differently in different research contexts, and consider the potential role of payment in addressing rather than exacerbating concerns about distributive justice. May 15 11:00 AM • virtual Trial Innovation Network Webinar: Equipping researchers to overcome recruitment challenges: An institution’s programmatic response to the voice of its research community Equipping researchers to overcome recruitment challenges: An institution’s programmatic response to the voice of its research community Meredith Zauflik, MPA  &  Kitt Swartz, MPH This webinar will discuss how the recruitment program of Oregon Clinical and Translational Research Institute (OCTRI), the CTSA at Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU), focused its programmatic development in response to the researcher’s voice. How they engaged the research community through surveys, interviews, and ongoing interaction with the research team community to identify the experiences, challenges, needs and culture of recruitment at the institution. The services that were developed and offered, based on results and findings, included consultations, guidance materials, and educational seminars. Additionally, OCTRI Recruitment will discuss the outcomes of these initiatives, along with the lessons learned of trying to measure the impact a program can have on recruitment.
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