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Clinical and translational research

Clinical and translational research

October 3, 2013—UD-led team awarded $25 million to support research infrastructure development

Jefferson's Kimmel Cancer Center Hosts Survivorship Conference

Jefferson's Kimmel Cancer Center Hosts Survivorship Conference

April 12, 2013—The Kimmel Cancer Center (KCC) at Jefferson hosted a survivorship conference, "Cancer Survivorship: The Future Is Now".

Dr. Monti On Holistic Medicine

Delaware Health Sciences Alliance conference aimed at engagement

March 25, 2013—Dr. Daniel Monti, director of the Jefferson-Myrna Brind Center of Integrative Medicine, talks with FOX 29 about the center and its holistic approach. He explains, “This center is really modern medicine meets ancient wisdom.”

Health coaching

Delaware Health Sciences Alliance conference aimed at engagement

January 29, 2013—Health coaches provide lifeline to patients who lack health insurance.

Creating health partnerships

Delaware Health Sciences Alliance conference aimed at engagement

November 30, 2012—More than 100 people convened at Christiana Care’s Ammon Center to hear experts talk about engaging individuals, providers, and communities in health decisions.

One World, One Health

DHSA to hold conference

August 23, 2012—The University of Delaware held its inaugural One World, One Health animal, human and environmental health symposium, titled “Global Thinking for the Greater Good: Interdisciplinary Health Discourse and Research,” in the Townsend Hall Commons on Wednesday, Aug. 22.

International symposium on nanomedicine sparks new collaborations

International symposium on nanomedicine sparks new collaborations

August 16, 2012—The First International Symposium on Nanomedicine in Drug Delivery and Cancer Diagnosis, held at the University of Delaware from Aug. 16–17, not only enabled researchers to share their latest findings but also provided a venue to launch new partnerships.in an effort to promote social and policy change.

Grants to improve health care, provide better access at lower cost

DHSA pilot grants

July 23, 2012—That advantage was evident on Monday, July 23, when Delaware Gov. Jack Markell, U.S. Senators Tom Carper and Chris Coons, and U.S. Rep. John Carney joined teams of academic and clinical researchers and practitioners to celebrate major health care innovation awards to two Delaware hospitals.

DHSA partners receive federal funding for heart disease, asthma research

DHSA partners receive federal funding for heart disease, asthma research

June 21, 2012—Two of the University of Delaware’s partners in the Delaware Health Sciences Alliance, Christiana Care Health System (CCHS) and Nemours/A.I. duPont Hospital for Children, have received funding from the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI) through the agency’s Health Care Innovation Challenge.

Delle Donne Associates, Bancroft Construction selected as UD STAR campus strategic partners

Event focuses on building a network for translational research

May 29, 2012—The University of Delaware is entering into a strategic partnership with Delle Donne and Associates Inc. and Bancroft Construction Company, both Delaware-based firms, to develop a plan for phase one of the Science, Technology and Advanced Research (STAR) Campus in Newark, Del.

Event focuses on building a network for translational research

STAR

May 21, 2012—Some 200 academic and clinical researchers turned out for the 4th annual Research Symposium of the Delaware Health Sciences Alliance (DHSA) on Friday, May 11. Held at the Nemours/A.I. duPont Hospital for Children, the symposium focused on building a translational research network.

DHSA plans workshop on collaborative education for clinicians and scientists

DHSA plans workshop on collaborative education for clinicians and scientists

December 8, 2011—The Delaware Health Sciences Alliance (DHSA) will host “Creating Clinical and Research Teams for the Future: Workshop on Collaborative Education for Clinicians and Scientists” on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2012, at the Ammon Education Center of Christiana Hospital.

Conference addresses health care workforce needs for 21st century

Conference addresses health care workforce needs for 21st century

October 31, 2011—On Friday, Oct. 21, more than 250 people heard these statistics and more at a conference co-hosted by the University of Delaware and Thomas Jefferson University that addressed health care workforce needs for the 21st century. All of the speakers at the conference used numbers to tell stories about enrollment, employment and economic impact.