• Tue, Apr 4, 2017
    Announcing the 2017 SYNERGY Translational Pilot Grant Awards

    Congratulations to the 2017 SYNERGY Translational Pilot Grant Awardees! Following a review of 35 letters of intent, SYNERGY invited 14 full applications from which six awardees were selected. Aligning with SYNERGY’s mission of fostering collaborative interactions between basic, translational, and health services researchers, the awardees come from diverse Dartmouth schools and departments.

    John Batsis, MD (Associate Professor, Medicine and TDI) and David... details
  • Tue, Mar 14, 2017
    Community Engagement Research (CEnR) awards emphasize the community’s critical role in developing and translating knowledge into improvement in health; proposals required involvement of a community partner in all aspects of the study plan, from design and execution to interpretation and dissemination of results. See:
  • Wed, Mar 8, 2017
    2017 Scholars Program - Availability of Funding Announcement SYNERGY announces the 2017 SYNERGY Scholars Award, an ongoing Mentored Career Development Program modeled on the NIH KL2 Scholars Program. This opportunity combines didactic training, mentoring, exposure to multidisciplinary research, and ongoing evaluation to prepare junior investigators for careers in Clinical and Translational Research (CTR).

    The SYNERGY Scholars Program Committee anticipates available funding for a maximum of one (1) SYNERGY Scholars slot... details
  • Thu, Jan 19, 2017
    Proxi App Places Friends and Family on Mental Health Care Teams
    (Charlotte Albright, Dartmouth News, 1/16/17)

    Many people with mental illness rely on friends and relatives for help and encouragement, notes William Hudenko, a professor of psychiatry at the Geisel School of Medicine. Hudenko believes those “natural supports” should be part of the patient’s health care team, and that "communication among the Proxi team changes everything, because I know so much more than I learn just from spending an hour a week with... details
  • Wed, Dec 21, 2016

    Dartmouth SYNERGY is pleased to announce the appointment of six (6) D-H physicians in a new Clinical Research Fellowship program, a mechanism to support and nurture clinician-investigators who have a passion to develop their research careers. This supportive SYNERGY program gives promising early career investigators one day per week of protected time from December 1, 2016 through June 30, 2017. As they work toward a completed pilot proposal by June, the Clinical Research Fellows will have dedicated time to develop their research plan,... details
  • Tue, Nov 29, 2016

    SYNERGY, along with the Informatics Collaboratory for Design, Development and Dissemination (ic3d) and Geisel School of Medicine, are proud to announce the availability of Dartmouth VIVO—a web-based faculty profiling system that allows researchers to create, maintain, and share scholarly information such as the publications they’re working on, the grants they’ve received, and who they’re mentoring.

    To check your profile in Dartmouth VIVO, visit: https://... details
  • Tue, Nov 22, 2016

    Blackford Middleton, MD, MPH, MSc
    Chief Informatics & Innovation Officer
    Apervita, Inc.

    Lecture: Toward a Learning Health System: Informatics Obstacles and Opportunities

    Monday, November 28, 2016
    DHMC Auditorium G
    9 -10 AM

    About the Presenter:
    Dr. Middleton’s expertise is in informatics, the applied science of the design, implementation, and evaluation of information systems in complex environments. At Apervita, Dr. Middleton is responsible for working with the... details
  • Mon, Oct 24, 2016
    As they diagnose and treat patients, clinicians often recognize the need for innovation, such as new or enhanced devices and technologies, that might significantly improve patient care. However, they often lack the knowledge and skills, and time required, to successfully bring a new product to market. The SYNERGY Clinician-Entrepreneur Fellowship (S-CEF) is a one-year program that provides fellows with one day per week of protected time, plus the resources to develop and study the commercial potential of their ideas.... details
  • Tue, Jul 26, 2016

    Three outstanding early-career investigators have been selected as recipients of the 2016 SYNERGY Scholars Mentored Career Development Award.

    Dartmouth SYNERGY Scholars is an ongoing Mentored Career Development Program, modeled on the NIH KL2 Scholars Program. SYNERGY Scholars Program aims to develop early-career investigators involved in clinical and translational research by combining didactic training, mentoring, exposure to multidisciplinary research, and ongoing evaluation to prepare junior investigators for careers in Clinical... details
  • Mon, Jul 18, 2016

    Paul Barr, MSc, PhD, a 2016 SYNERGY Community Engagement Research awardee, recently received the Patient and Family Engagement Early-Career Investigator Award from the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation.

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