CMI at CVM Open House

May 6, 2019 | ldcostin

The Comparative Medicine Institute participated in the College of Veterinary Medicine’s Open House Research Building tour on Saturday, March 30, 2018.  The “Saving Lives through Discovery” program let visitors “meet world renowned scientist, explore career...

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Linked In Highlights Shirwaiker’s Research

April 12, 2019 | ldcostin

Connections In The News highlighted CMI-FTE member, Rohan A. Shirwaiker’s research.  Dr. Shirwaiker is an Associate Professor in the Edward P. Fitts Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering Department, and a part of the Advanced...

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CMI-FTE Seminar: Dr. Thomas H. Barker

March 21, 2019 | ldcostin

On March 19, 2019, Dr. Thomas H. Barker spoke as part of the CMI  Functional Tissue Engineering 2018-2019 Seminar Series.   Dr. Barker is the UVA Fibrosis Initiative Director and Full Professor from the Department of Biomedical...

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EID Meeting March 8, 2019

March 18, 2019 | ldcostin

Over 40 members gathered on Friday, March 8, 2019 to celebrate the previous year’s accomplishments, discuss collaborative research proposals and compete in research pitches to walk away with one of the seven funding awards issued...

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CMI Comparative Molecular Medicine Training Program

March 4, 2019 | ldcostin

CMI Comparative Molecular Medicine Training Program...

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Biosafety Level 3 Biocontainment Facility

January 29, 2019 | ldcostin

One of the service cores of the Comparative Medicine Institute and College of Veterinary Medicine is the BSL3 Biocontainment Facility located in the Biomedical Centennial Campus Research Building. A Biosafety Level 3 (BSL3) biocontainment facility...

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SIRI Program 2019

January 29, 2019 | ldcostin

The CMI Summer Interdisciplinary Research Initiative (SIRI) has had a successful start.  Forty-nine undergraduates applied for seventeen positions.  These seventeen positions were based off of the Young Scholar Award (YSA) projects.  The Associate Members, who proposed the...

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Dr. Gruen and Dr. Sano Receive CMI New Faculty Clinical Research Award

January 22, 2019 | ldcostin

By Brianna Johnson The CMI is funding two exciting new clinical trials through the New Faculty Clinical Research Award.  Dr. Michael Sano, an assistant professor in Biomedical Engineering at NC State, has teamed up with...

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Young Scholar Award Program

November 13, 2018 | ldcostin

The Comparative Medicine Institute hosted a Young Scholar Award Program on November 9, 2018.  About 22 Associate Members attended.  After a short introduction by Director Jorge Piedrahita, the Associate Members broke into small groups to discuss their...

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FTE Host Seed Grant Competition

November 5, 2018 | ldcostin

The Functional Tissue Engineering Program of the CMI hosted a Member Meeting and Seed Grant Competition on October 29, 2018. The meeting began with a networking reception.  Dr. Starly opened the formal program with a...

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