Trudy Mackay Named Goodnight Innovation Distinguished Chair

May 9, 2017 | ldcostin

The CMI would like to congratulate Dr. Trudy Mackay, Associate Director of the Translational Genetics and Genomics Program, for being named a Goodnight Innovation Distinguished Chair for her cutting-edge research.  More information can be found at…

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Celebration of TPP Research

May 9, 2017 | ldcostin

By Anthony Blikslager The Translational Pharmacology and Physiology (TPP) program of the Comparative Medicine Institute held their Spring Retreat March 23rd at the JC Raulston Arboretum. At the event, entitled a “Celebration of TPP Research”…

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CMI Interactive Science Outreach at CVM Open House 2017

April 26, 2017 | janettif

    An estimated 10,000+ visitors explored the NC State College of Veterinary Medicine’s Open House on Saturday, April 1.  CMI/CVM research exhibits provided hands-on interactive science in program areas such as infectious disease modeling, clinical…

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CMI Andy’s Army Invited Visitors To CVM 2017 Open House

April 26, 2017 | janettif

Written by Patti Reitz and Susan Bechtel, Andy’s Army (Reprinted with Permission) For kids, a trip to Disneyland is as good as it gets. For Patti Reitz and Sue Bechtel of Andy’s Army, our fantasy…

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CMI-CNR-PDU Collaborate to Mentor NSF Grant Team

April 26, 2017 | janettif

By Julie Nettifee A joint collaboration between the Comparative Medicine Institute (CMI), NC State College of Natural Resources (CNR) and NC State Proposal Development unit (PDU) was initiated to support the development of National Science Foundation’s…

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“Our People” Directory: Tool of CMI Website

April 26, 2017 | ldcostin

By Linda Costine The CMI has a very useful tool hidden on our website.  “Our People” directory <https://research.ncsu.edu/cmi/faculty-directory/> houses a myriad of information about our membership. Basic Information:  Member Name, Email, College, and CMI Program Faculty Websites…

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EID Workshop on NIAID PATRIC

April 26, 2017 | ldcostin

By Linda Costine On March 13 and 14, the Emerging and Infectious Disease (EID) Program hosted a workshop educating members on the Pathosystems Resource Integration Center (PATRIC) provided by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases…

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Writing to Publish: The Editor’s Perspective

March 14, 2017 | ldcostin

By Alix Berglund and Julie Nettifee The first CMI Associate Member workshop, “Writing to Publish,” was held at Hunt Library on February 28. This workshop provided an opportunity for graduate students to meet, interact, and…

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Dr. Carbonell Speaks on Exploring NIIMBL Opportunities

March 9, 2017 | janettif

By Frances Ligler On February 22, the FTE Program of the CMI hosted an evening with Dr. Ruben Carbonell, who is the new Chief Technology Officer for National Institute for Innovation in Manufacturing Biopharmaceuticals (NIIMBL) and a CMI-FTE member.  This…

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NSF CAREER Award for Dr. Rohan Shirwaiker Initially Fueled by CMI-FTE Pilot Funding

March 9, 2017 | janettif

  CMI-FTE member, Rohan A. Shirwaiker, Assistant Professor, Edward P. Fitts Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering and Associate Faculty, UNC/NCSU Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering has recently received the NSF CAREER award for his proposal:…

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