September 25, 2014

TRI Removing Step in IRB Protocol Submission Process

Research protocols submitted through CLARA are no longer receiving an automatic content review prior to the protocols’ arrival at the UAMS Institutional Review Board (IRB) office. On Oct. 13, the UAMS Translational Research Services Center (TRSC) began routing all submissions not requiring budget/coverage analysis directly to the IRB, where they will receive their first content…

September 12, 2014

Analytics Tools Help TRI Size Up UAMS’ Research Past, Future

Jiang Bian, Ph.D., found that TRI has had a positive impact on research at UAMS. A recent analysis found that TRI has played an important and effective role in promoting collaborative research at UAMS. Led by Jiang Bian, Ph.D., the social network analysis looked at researcher collaborations based on grant data from 2006 to 2012….

September 11, 2014

TRI Awards $300,000 for Six Pilot Studies

The Translational Research Institute (TRI) has awarded six UAMS researchers approximately $50,000 each for pilot studies. The annual awards are made to those studies with the strongest likelihood of leading to improved health and health care. The researchers and their project titles are: Paul Gottschall, Ph.D., College of Medicine (COM), Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology:…

Funding Opportunities

This list of funding opportunities was updated Sept. 9 and includes a tab with archived funding opportunities that remain open.