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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CMI Seminar with CEO of Perlara

November 5, 2018 | ldcostin

On October 24, 2018, CMI hosted a seminar given by Dr. Ethan Perlstein, CEO of Perlara.   Perlara’s mission, according to their website,  is “to accelerate the discovery of cures for rare genetic diseases and...

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Building Successful Collaborations in Industry and Academia

October 1, 2018 | ldcostin

By Alix Berglund The CMI hosted an Associate Member Workshop on September 27th entitled, Building Successful Collaborations in Industry and Academia. The workshop provided graduate students, postdocs, and research specialists the opportunity to hear from...

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CMI-FTE Seminar: Dr. Michael E. Davis

September 27, 2018 | ldcostin

  Dr. Michael E. Davis spoke as part of the CMI  Functional Tissue Engineering Fall 2018 Seminar Series on September 27.   Dr. Davis is the Director of the Children’s Heart Research and Outcomes (HeRO) Center and Associate Professor...

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CMI Magazine 2018

September 5, 2018 | ldcostin

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FTE Seminar Series Continues with Dr. Mishra

September 4, 2018 | ldcostin

The Functional Tissue Engineering Program of the Comparative Medicine Institute continued their Seminar Series this fall.   Dr. Paras Kumar Mishra, Associate Professor of the Department of Cellular & Integrative Physiology at the University of Nebraska...

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CMI Annual Research & Innovation Summit 2018

August 29, 2018 | ldcostin

On August 13, the Comparative Medicine Institute held its Third Annual Research & Innovation Summit in the Talley Center.  This yearly meeting gathered all of the entities of the CMI:  faculty members, associate members, SIRI undergraduates, donors and...

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