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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2017 CMI Award for Chemistry Winner – Yiwei Li

March 9, 2017 | janettif

By Julie Nettifee Yiwei Li from Dr. Gavin Williams research group won the 2017 Comparative Medicine Institute Award for Chemistry sponsored by EID for her research poster entitled, “Enabling polyketide synthetic biology via genetically-encoded biosensors.” The project goal is to enable...

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Dr. Ruben G. Carbonell Seminar

February 20, 2017 | ldcostin

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CMI Summer Interdisciplinary Research Initiative

February 6, 2017 | ldcostin

The Comparative Medicine Institute invited NC State University undergraduate students in their freshman or sophomore year to apply for our competitive internships through our Summer Interdisciplinary Research Initiative (SIRI). This is a new program for the...

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A Word from the Director, Dr. Jorge Piedrahita

February 6, 2017 | ldcostin

As you can see from the content of the newsletter we have been busy!! It’s exciting to see the CMI continue to move forward toward its goals of providing greater opportunities for faculty and students...

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