• A collaboration between first and second year medical students from the Geisel School of Medicine and the Dartmouth CO-OP Primary Care Research Network has resulted in a trio receiving the 2016 Excellence in Public Health Award. Their efforts bring health and dental care to migrant workers at dairy farms in the Upper Valley of VT and NH. Read More
  • We are proud to extend congratulations to the 2016 SYNERGY Community Engagement Research Pilot Grant awardees. Following a review of 17 letters of intent, SYNERGY invited 10 full applications from which three awardees were selected. Unique to Community Engagement Research proposals is that all have a designated community partner(s) involved in the study design, execution, interpretations and dissemination of results. These grants are part of the SYNERGY Translational Pilot Award program. Read More at: https://synergy.... details
  • The SYNERGY/NCCC Biostatistics Consultation Core now offers a GeoSpatial Consulting Walk-in Clinic for researchers, the first and third Wednesday of each month from 9am to 10:30am, in the Biostatistics Consulting office, Room 325, Department of Data Science, Williamson Translational Research Building at DHMC. Consulting sessions will typically be 30 minutes, available on a first-come, first-served basis. The GeoSpatial Resource supports the design and implementation of geospatial research including geocoding, travel time, census data, density and proximity calculations, small area...

  • We are proud to extend congratulations to the 2016 SYNERGY Translational Pilot Grant awardees . Following a review of 29 letters of intent, SYNERGY invited 16 full applications from which six awardees were selected; two of the six awards are co-funded with the Norris Cotton Cancer Center (NCCC). Aligning with SYNERGY’s mission of fostering collaborative interactions between basic, translational, and health services researchers, the awardees come from diverse...

  • The Biomedical Libraries are pleased to offer a seminar series at DHMC beginning February 2nd. Join us for one, a few, or for all sessions to learn about a variety of topics from systematic reviews to data management to copyright.
  • The SYNERGY Community Engagement Pilot Program facilitates collaborative translational research studies across Dartmouth and affiliated health centers and communities. Pilot funding is intended to stimulate translational innovation, with a positive impact upon our overall clinical and translational research enterprise.
  • The SYNERGY Biostatistics Consultation Core now offers a walk-in clinic for researchers on Tuesdays and Fridays, 9 am-12 noon, in the Biostatistics Consulting office, Department of Data Science, 3rd floor, Room 325, Williamson Translational Research Building.
  • For clinical neuroscience clinicians and biostatisticians: UMichigan and other collaborators announce a NINDS Clinical Trials Methodology Course, with overarching goal to help junior investigators develop scientifically rigorous, yet practical clinical trial protocols. The course features a combination of distance learning activities and a residential course, along with small group mentorship from experienced clinical trialists and biostatisticians. For more information:
  • Dartmouth SYNERGY Clinical and Translational Science Institute is pleased to announce the upcoming, weeklong Certificate Program in Translational Research Methods. This SYNERGY-sponsored career development program functions as a “springboard” for early-career investigators. Attendees will receive individual coaching to refine their research objectives and grant proposals, gain a basic understanding of translational research fundamentals, and learn career-development strategies to launch a successful translational research career.
  • The NIH - National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS) announces the availability of funding for Pre-clinical Research Based on Existing Repurposing Tools (R21) - RFA-TR-16-001. This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) will support rigorous, pre-clinical studies that establish the rationale for a clinical trial, where the hypothesis originates from use of a published or publicly available method for identifying new indications for existing drugs or biologics (therapeutics). Due Date: LOI due December 13, 2015 Amount of Funding: $400,000 over two years.